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Brevard College

Brevard, NC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate43%
Acceptance Rate43%

Brevard College Admissions

If you are applying to Brevard College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Application fees can add up, but some colleges have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Brevard College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Brevard College's admissions stats.

Brevard College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 6%
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 69%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 57%
Waitlist No

Brevard College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Brevard College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to Brevard College?


Brevard College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.


More on Brevard College Admissions


How Difficult Is It To Get Admitted to Brevard College?

Brevard College is a not difficult school to get into. Brevard College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Brevard College accepted 43% of all applicants, about 1,235 from the 2,858 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Brevard College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to Brevard College

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

What Does Brevard College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Brevard College

Wondering what factors are considered by Brevard College during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Class Rank Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Application Essay Important
Interview Important
Talent/Ability Important
Volunteer Work Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Work Experience Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered

Make sure to check with Brevard College for more information on admission factors.

Brevard College Application Requirements

To apply to Brevard College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Brevard College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Interview
Other Requirements audition, music test for music program; portfolio for art program
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing


What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Brevard College?

Students admitted to Brevard College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

Out of all students that were admitted, 79% submitted a class rank. At Brevard College 6% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 24% were in the top 25% and 62% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Brevard College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA ––
3.75 and 3.99 ––
3.50 and 3.74 ––
3.25 and 3.49 ––
3.00 and 3.24 ––
2.50 and 2.9 ––
2.00 and 2.49 ––

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Brevard College directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Brevard College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Brevard College has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 69% of Brevard College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 57% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Brevard College?

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What's a Good ACT Score for Brevard College?

To be most competitive at Brevard College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Brevard College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Brevard College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Brevard College

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Brevard College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Brevard College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term


Brevard College Admissions FAQs


Can I defer my acceptance to Brevard College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Brevard College.

Does Brevard College accept transfer credits?

✅ Brevard College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Brevard College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Brevard College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Brevard College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Brevard College?

❌ No, Brevard College is test optional, so you can choose whether or not to send your test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is Brevard College's acceptance rate?

✅ Brevard College's acceptance rate is 43%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Brevard College?

❌ Brevard College does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Brevard College?

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Admission Difficulty

Less Selective

43%

How hard is it to get into Brevard College? Brevard College is a less selective institution. The Brevard College acceptance rate is 43%. This means that the institution accepts 43 out of every 100 applicants.

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Brevard College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Brevard College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Brevard College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Brevard College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

17 to 22

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Brevard College is 20. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Brevard College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Brevard College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Brevard College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.07

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Brevard College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.07. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

828

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

43%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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