Mitchell College

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Mitchell College can be found in New London, CT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The small size of enrollment, which is about 710 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

78% of all those students that apply are admitted to Mitchell College, from which 14% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Mitchell College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Mitchell College was reported as 78.1% in Fall 2020 with over 1,120 applications submitted to Mitchell College. 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 Mitchell College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 87.6%
  • 2017-2018: 78.0%
  • 2018-2019: 82.9%
  • 2019-2020: 78.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 75.1%

How Does Mitchell College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Mitchell College is thirty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of Connecticut-Avery Point94.2%
University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus95.0%
Hampshire College2.0%
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering15.7%
Pine Manor College45.4%

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
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

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

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