Ithaca College (IC)

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Ithaca College can be found in Ithaca, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Ithaca College has an enrollment of over seven thousand students.

Approximately 70% of all applicant were admitted at Ithaca College, and from those that were granted acceptance about 17% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall IC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Ithaca College was reported as 66.6% in Fall 2013 with over 15,700 college applications submitted to IC. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Ithaca College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 74.3%
  • 2010-2011: 69.0%
  • 2011-2012: 68.2%
  • 2012-2013: 64.9%
  • 2013-2014: 66.6%
  • Projected IC Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 67.2%

How Does IC Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Ithaca College is twenty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
SUNY College at Cortland46.8%
Elmira College79.8%
Keuka College87.8%
Hobart William Smith Colleges49.4%
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry50.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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