St. Francis College

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St. Francis College can be found in Brooklyn Heights, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around two thousand students enrolled per year at St. Francis College.

Many of the students admitted to this school earned an SAT score between 920 to 1130, or got accepted with an ACT score between 17 to 25. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the St. Francis College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.33. St. Francis College admits approximately 80% of students applying. Of those that are admitted, roughly 21% of students attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall St. Francis College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for St. Francis College was reported as 78.1% in Fall 2020 with over 3,860 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: 17 - 25
  • Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into St. Francis College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of St. Francis 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 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for St. Francis College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 64.1%
  • 2017-2018: 63.2%
  • 2018-2019: 76.6%
  • 2019-2020: 78.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 68.0%

How Does St. Francis College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for St. Francis 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
Saint Joseph's College-New York71.2%
The King?s College41.7%
Nyack College97.8%
Metropolitan College of New York32.2%
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art15.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores 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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to St. Francis College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading460 - 560
Math460 - 570
Total Score920 - 1130
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score17 - 25
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