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Butte College Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Butte College.

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

Butte College Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Butte College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Butte College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Butte College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Butte College?

Butte College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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How Challenging Is It To Get Admitted to Butte College?

Getting into Butte College is not competitive. Butte College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, Butte College **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Butte College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to allied health, criminal justice, fire science programs is program not difficult.

Transferring to Butte College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Butte College

Butte College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Butte College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine. What does Butte College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

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

Butte College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Butte College?

Butte College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

Butte College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Butte College

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

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

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Butte College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Butte College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Butte College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Do I have to submit test scores to Butte College?

✅ Butte College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Butte College?

❌ Butte College does not offer early decision.

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Butte College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Butte College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Butte College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Butte College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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