Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA)
MCLA, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in North Adams, MA, a predominately rural area. MCLA has an enrollment of around 2,100 students.
Students can submit either the SAT or ACT exam scores to MCLA. A score between 930 - 1130 on the SAT exam, or 20 - 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the MCLA average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.33. Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts admits around 70 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, roughly 28 percent enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at mcla.edu.
Overall MCLA Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts was reported as 67.2% in Fall 2012 with over 1,690 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
- MCLA ACT Scores: 20 - 25
- MCLA Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33
How Hard Is It to Get into Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts 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 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 70.3%
- 2009-2010: 71.0%
- 2010-2011: 67.3%
- 2011-2012: 72.1%
- 2012-2013: 67.2%
- Projected MCLA Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 69.2%
How Does MCLA Compare?
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- 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 Recommended
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to MCLA (Fall 2012)
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||20 - 25|