Westminster College

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Westminster 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 Fulton, MO, a predominately rural area. The smaller size of enrollment, which is around 720 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores between 1030 (25th percentile) - 1190 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 20 (25th percentile) - 25 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is typical among applicants admitted to Westminster College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Westminster College average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.33 for accepted students. You can get more information from the admissions office website at westminster-mo.edu.

Overall Westminster College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Westminster College was reported as 96.3% in Fall 2020 with over 788 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: 20 - 25
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Westminster College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Westminster 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 Westminster College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 65.1%
  • 2017-2018: 90.1%
  • 2018-2019: 94.5%
  • 2019-2020: 96.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 84.3%

How Does Westminster College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Westminster College is seventy percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Stephens College56.3%
Hannibal-LaGrange University61.2%
MacMurray College62.7%
Blackburn College57.1%
William Jewell College46.1%

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 Recommended
  • 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 Westminster College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading530 - 590
Math500 - 600
Total Score1030 - 1190
ACT®Score Range
English19 - 25
Math19 - 25
Composite Score20 - 25
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