The College of Idaho (C of I)
The College of Idaho, 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 Caldwell, ID, a predominately suburban area. Approximately a thousand students are enrolled at The College of Idaho.
A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores in the range of 1380 (25th percentile) - 1730 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 21 (25th percentile) - 27 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants accepted to C of I. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the C of I average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.06 - 3.38. An estimated 90% of all students which applied were accepted at C of I, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 29% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at collegeofidaho.edu.
Overall C of I Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for The College of Idaho was reported as 90.5% in Fall 2013 with over 1,120 college applications submitted to C of I. 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
- C of I SAT Scores: 1380 - 1730
- C of I ACT Scores: 21 - 27
- C of I Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.38
How Hard Is It to Get into The College of Idaho?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into The College of Idaho, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
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 The College of Idaho has been getting much higher in the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 60.6%
- 2010-2011: 63.0%
- 2011-2012: 65.5%
- 2012-2013: 64.9%
- 2013-2014: 90.5%
- Projected C of I Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 73.9%
How Does C of I Compare?
The acceptance rate for C of I is sixty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Northwest Nazarene University||61.7%|
|Eastern Oregon University||67.0%|
|Walla Walla University||92.9%|
|Lewis-Clark State College||99.8%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- High School Class Rankings are Recommended
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Recommended
- 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 C of I (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||460 - 570|
|Math||465 - 590|
|Writing||455 - 570|
|Total Score||1380 - 1730|
|English||20 - 26|
|Math||20 - 26|
|Composite Score||21 - 27|