Maranatha Baptist Bible College (MBBC)

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Maranatha Baptist Bible College can be found in Watertown, WI, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. MBBC has only around 1000 enrolled students, which allows them to offer higher teacher to student ratios.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores between 1006 (25th percentile) to 1205 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 19 (25th percentile) to 26 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is common among applicants admitted to MBBC. We were able to estimate the MBBC average GPA (2.98 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. MBBC sends acceptance letters to about 80 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, about 59 percent of students registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall MBBC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Maranatha Baptist Bible College was reported as 76.7% in Fall 2020 with over 343 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • MBBC ACT Scores: 19 - 26
  • MBBC Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into Maranatha Baptist Bible College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Maranatha Baptist Bible College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

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 Maranatha Baptist Bible College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 68.1%
  • 2017-2018: 73.0%
  • 2018-2019: 90.8%
  • 2019-2020: 76.7%
  • Projected MBBC Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 73.5%

How Does MBBC Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Maranatha Baptist Bible College is thirty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design68.0%
Ripon College69.5%
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family50.9%
Clarke University93.9%
Holy Cross College93.6%

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 Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to MBBC (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading518 - 610
Math488 - 595
Total Score1006 - 1205
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 27
Math17 - 24
Composite Score19 - 26
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