Tabor College (Tabor)

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Tabor College can be found in Hillsboro, KS, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The small size of enrollment, which is approximately around 700 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores at Tabor. A score between 930 to 1160 on the SAT exam, or 17 to 22 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 Tabor average GPA ranges from 2.80 to 3.14 for accepted students. 56% of all students that apply are accepted to Tabor College, from which 28% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Tabor Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Tabor College was reported as 55.9% in Fall 2020 with over 812 college applications submitted to Tabor College. 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

  • Tabor ACT Scores: 17 - 22
  • Tabor Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into Tabor College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Tabor 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 Tabor College has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 55.9%
  • 2017-2018: 53.2%
  • 2018-2019: 57.5%
  • 2019-2020: 55.9%
  • Projected Tabor Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 52.0%

How Does Tabor Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Tabor College is one percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Bethel College-North Newton57.5%
McPherson College52.1%
Bethany College67.7%
Kansas Wesleyan University60.6%
Sterling College39.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records 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 Tabor (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading460 - 590
Math470 - 570
Total Score930 - 1160
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 23
Math16 - 22
Composite Score17 - 22
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