Meredith College (Meredith)

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Meredith College can be found in Raleigh, NC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around 2,300 students are enrolled at Meredith College.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at Meredith College. A score in the range of 930 to 1140 on the SAT exam, or 20 to 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Meredith average GPA (3.06 - 3.33) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of around 62 percent with 38 percent of applicants choosing to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Meredith Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Meredith College was reported as 62.3% in Fall 2013 with over 1,760 applications submitted to Meredith. 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

  • Meredith ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • Meredith Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Meredith College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Meredith, 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 Meredith College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 69.4%
  • 2010-2011: 64.9%
  • 2011-2012: 61.0%
  • 2012-2013: 62.1%
  • 2013-2014: 62.3%
  • Projected Meredith Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 62.8%

How Does Meredith Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
William Peace University90.9%
Shaw University54.5%
Saint Augustine's University67.4%
Barton College41.8%
Methodist University61.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

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

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


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

ACT®Score Range
English19 - 25
Math19 - 25
Composite Score20 - 25
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