The College of Wooster
The College of Wooster, 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 Wooster, OH, a predominately rural area. The College of Wooster has an enrollment of over 2,100 students.
An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 1660 (25th percentile) - 1980 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 25 (25th percentile) - 30 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants admitted to this school. We were able to estimate the The College of Wooster average GPA (3.42 - 3.64) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. The College of Wooster sends acceptance letters to roughly 60% of applicants. Of those that are accepted, around 18% enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wooster.edu.
Overall The College of Wooster Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for The College of Wooster was reported as 56.3% in Fall 2013 with over 5,580 college applications submitted to The College of Wooster. 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: 1660 - 1980
- ACT Scores: 25 - 30
- Average GPA: 3.42 - 3.64
How Hard Is It to Get into The College of Wooster?
Applicant Selectivity: High
The College of Wooster 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 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for The College of Wooster has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 58.8%
- 2010-2011: 67.4%
- 2011-2012: 60.7%
- 2012-2013: 58.1%
- 2013-2014: 56.3%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 59.0%
How Does The College of Wooster Compare?
The acceptance rate for The College of Wooster is one percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Baldwin Wallace University||64.0%|
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 The College of Wooster (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||550 - 670|
|Math||550 - 660|
|Writing||560 - 650|
|Total Score||1660 - 1980|
|English||25 - 31|
|Math||24 - 28|
|Composite Score||25 - 30|