Presbyterian College

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Presbyterian College, 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 Clinton, SC, a predominately rural area. Presbyterian College has an enrollment of approximately a thousand students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores in the range of 1000 (25th percentile) - 1210 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 22 (25th percentile) - 28 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is common among applicants accepted to Presbyterian College. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Presbyterian College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.23 - 3.52. Presbyterian College accepts around 70 percent of students applying per year. Of those that are admitted, about 27 percent enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at presby.edu.

Overall Presbyterian College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

66.0%

The overall acceptance rate for Presbyterian College was reported as 66.0% in Fall 2013 with over 1,650 college 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

  • ACT Scores: 22 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.52

How Hard Is It to Get into Presbyterian College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Presbyterian 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 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Presbyterian College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 69.9%
  • 2010-2011: 67.5%
  • 2011-2012: 67.4%
  • 2012-2013: 57.8%
  • 2013-2014: 66.0%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 64.5%

How Does Presbyterian College Compare?

66.0%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Newberry College59.1%
Lander University42.2%
Erskine College69.7%
Converse College52.0%
Wofford College68.8%

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 Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,65048.1%51.9%
Admitted1,08945.2%54.8%
Enrolled29647.0%53.0%

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

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score22 - 28
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