Wagner College

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Wagner College can be found in Staten Island, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,500 students enrolled each year at Wagner College.

The majority of students that got into this school earned an SAT score within the range of 1570 - 1890, or got accepted with an ACT score between 22 - 27. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Wagner College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.28 - 3.57. 70% of all students that apply are accepted to Wagner College, from which 21 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wagner.edu.

Overall Wagner College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Wagner College was reported as 69.9% in Fall 2013 with over 2,940 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

  • SAT Scores: 1570 - 1890
  • ACT Scores: 22 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into Wagner College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Wagner 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 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 Wagner College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 66.0%
  • 2010-2011: 65.4%
  • 2011-2012: 71.1%
  • 2012-2013: 71.9%
  • 2013-2014: 69.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 69.8%

How Does Wagner College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Wagner College is twenty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
St. Francis College64.3%
The King?s College71.2%
Saint Peter's University54.1%
Polytechnic Institute of New York University75.2%
Pratt Institute-Main55.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Wagner College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading530 - 630
Math520 - 640
Writing520 - 620
Total Score1570 - 1890
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 28
Math21 - 27
Composite Score22 - 27
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