York College

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York College can be found in York, NE, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The smaller size of enrollment, which is approximately around 560 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores between 880 (25th percentile) - 1040 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 17 (25th percentile) - 22 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants that get into York College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the York College average GPA ranges from 2.80 to 3.14 for accepted students. 57% of all students that apply are admitted to York College, from which 39 percent choose to enroll.

Overall York College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for York College was reported as 56.6% in Fall 2020 with over 523 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: 17 - 22
  • Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into York College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of York 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 2024 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2024-2025 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for York College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 50.4%
  • 2017-2018: 48.5%
  • 2018-2019: 50.3%
  • 2019-2020: 56.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2024-2025: 48.8%

How Does York College Compare?

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National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Hastings College66.8%
Union College in Lincoln, NE92.9%
Kansas Wesleyan University60.6%
Bethany College67.7%

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 York College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading440 - 530
Math440 - 510
Total Score880 - 1040
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math17 - 22
Composite Score17 - 22
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