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 530 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores between 750 (25th percentile) - 1010 (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. 49% of all students that apply are admitted to York College, from which 35 percent choose to enroll.

Overall York College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for York College was reported as 48.9% in Fall 2013 with over 546 college 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 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 York College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 59.9%
  • 2010-2011: 64.2%
  • 2011-2012: 84.3%
  • 2012-2013: 56.5%
  • 2013-2014: 48.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 59.6%

How Does York College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for York College is thirteen percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Union College in Lincoln, NE52.3%
Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health33.3%
College of Saint Mary57.0%
Grace University58.5%
Kansas Wesleyan University53.7%

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
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

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


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

ACT®Score Range
English15 - 24
Math16 - 24
Composite Score17 - 22
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