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Colby Community College

Colby, KS 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

Colby Community College Admissions

Colby Community College is not competitive to get into. Out of 1,016 applications received in 2023, 1,016 students were offered admission.

Consult with Colby Community College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Colby Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Colby Community College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.0
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 3%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist Yes

Colby Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Colby Community College.

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

Applying Early to Colby Community College?

Colby Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Colby Community College Admissions

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Colby Community College?

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

In 2022, Colby Community College **accepted , about 1,016 from the 1,016 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Colby Community College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to animal science, health-related programs is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Colby Community College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Colby Community College

Colby Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Colby Community 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 are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. 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 put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out. Wondering what factors are considered by Colby Community College 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 Colby Community College for more information on admission factors.

Colby Community College Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Colby Community College?

Students admitted to Colby Community College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.

Out of all students that were admitted, 62% submitted a class rank. At Colby Community College 3% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 15% were in the top 25% and 42% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Colby Community 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 Colby Community 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

Colby Community College does not have 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.

More Information on Transferring to Colby Community College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Colby Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Colby Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Colby Community College?

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

Does Colby Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Colby Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Colby Community College accepts:

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

Do I have to submit test scores to Colby Community College?

✅ Colby Community College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Colby Community College?

❌ Colby Community College does not offer early decision.

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Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Colby Community College? Colby Community College is a open admission institution. The Colby Community College acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.


Colby Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Colby Community College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Colby Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Colby Community College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.96. 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

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