St John’s College

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St John's 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 Annapolis, MD, a predominately suburban area. St John's College has only about 500 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores to this school. A score within the range of 1210 - 1430 on the SAT exam, or 26 - 32 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the St John's College average GPA ranges from 3.48 to 3.78 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of 60% with 23% of applicants choosing to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall St John's College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for St John's College was reported as 59.8% in Fall 2020 with over 909 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: 26 - 32
  • Average GPA: 3.48 - 3.78

How Hard Is It to Get into St John's College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

St John's College has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.

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 John's College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 53.3%
  • 2017-2018: 54.4%
  • 2018-2019: 57.6%
  • 2019-2020: 59.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 53.3%

How Does St John's College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for St John's College is five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Capitol College83.4%
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design43.3%
Valley Forge Christian College62.7%
Rosemont College92.1%
Curtis Institute of Music3.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters 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 John's College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading620 - 720
Math590 - 710
Total Score1210 - 1430
ACT®Score Range
English27 - 35
Math24 - 30
Composite Score26 - 32
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