Marietta College

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Marietta College can be found in Marietta, OH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled per year at Marietta College.

Many of the students admitted to this school had an SAT score between 940 to 1290, or got accepted with an ACT score in the range of 21 to 27. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Marietta College average GPA ranges from 3.13 to 3.45 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of about 64% with 14% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Marietta College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Marietta College was reported as 63.9% in Fall 2013 with over 4,170 applications submitted to Marietta College. 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

  • ACT Scores: 21 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Marietta College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Marietta College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

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 Marietta College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 76.2%
  • 2010-2011: 69.7%
  • 2011-2012: 70.0%
  • 2012-2013: 67.7%
  • 2013-2014: 63.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 67.5%

How Does Marietta College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Ohio Valley University36.4%
Muskingum University76.0%
Glenville State College74.5%
Wheeling Jesuit University68.9%
West Liberty University71.2%

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
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Marietta College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English20 - 24
Math22 - 25
Composite Score21 - 27
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