Skidmore 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 Saratoga Springs, NY, a predominately suburban area. There are around 3,100 students enrolled per year at Skidmore College.
Students can report either the SAT Exam or ACT scores at Skidmore College. A score between 1700 - 2040 on the SAT exam, or 26 - 30 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 Skidmore College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.42 - 3.71. Approximately 40 percent of all students which applied were admitted at Skidmore College, and from those that were granted acceptance around 23 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at skidmore.edu.
Overall Skidmore College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Skidmore College was reported as 35.1% in Fall 2013 with over 8,290 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
- SAT Scores: 1700 - 2040
- ACT Scores: 26 - 30
- Average GPA: 3.42 - 3.71
How Hard Is It to Get into Skidmore College?
Applicant Selectivity: High
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Skidmore College is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.
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 Skidmore College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 42.3%
- 2010-2011: 46.8%
- 2011-2012: 42.1%
- 2012-2013: 41.9%
- 2013-2014: 35.1%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 40.0%
How Does Skidmore College Compare?
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Recommended
- 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 Skidmore College (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||560 - 680|
|Math||570 - 670|
|Writing||570 - 690|
|Total Score||1700 - 2040|
|English||26 - 33|
|Math||25 - 29|
|Composite Score||26 - 30|