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Curry College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Curry College, the regular decision application deadline is April 1 and the application fee is $50. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Applying Early to Curry College?

Curry College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is December 15, which is coming up fast! Curry College accepts about 81% of early action applicants* and 93% all applicants for all deadlines.. In 2021, Curry College admitted 1,596 of the 1,976 who applied early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

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

Is Curry College Hard To Get Into?

Getting into Curry College is moderately difficult. Curry College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.

In 2021, Curry College accepted 93% of all applicants., around 5,315 of the 5,733 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Curry College, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT. Admissions to undergraduate day nursing program is program very difficult.

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult. In 2021, Curry College waitlisted 67 students. Of those, 12 eventually got in.

What's Most Important to Get In to Curry College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Curry College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Important
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Important
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Important
Volunteer Work Considered

Curry College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Interview
Other Requirements Common Application Supplement and Program for Advancement of Learning (PAL), Cognitive and Achievement Testing for PAL
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Curry College?

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

Out of all students that were admitted, 14% submitted a class rank. At Curry College 3% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 16% were in the top 25% and 40% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Curry College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 14%
3.75 and 3.99 12%
3.50 and 3.74 13%
3.25 and 3.49 13%
3.00 and 3.24 19%
2.50 and 2.9 28%
2.00 and 2.49 15%
Curry College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Curry 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.

In 2021, 91% of Curry College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 10% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Curry College?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Curry College students scored 550 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Curry College students scored 560 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Curry College?

To be most competitive at Curry 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 Curry 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 Curry College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

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Transferring to Curry College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Curry College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Curry College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term

Curry College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Curry College?

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

Does Curry College accept transfer credits?

Curry College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Curry College accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit Excelsior College Examinations

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

Curry College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Curry College?

Curry College. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Curry College's acceptance rate?

Curry College's acceptance rate is [rate]%.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Curry College?

The early action acceptance rate at Curry College was 81% in 2021.

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Curry College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

93%

How hard is it to get into Curry College? Curry College is a somewhat selective institution. The Curry College acceptance rate is 93%. This means that the institution accepts 92 out of every 100 applicants.

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Curry College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Apr 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Curry College is Apr 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Curry College is Jul 1.

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

Curry 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 Curry College is 21. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Curry 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.

Curry College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

470 - 550

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Reading SAT Range

470 - 560

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Curry College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.06

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Curry College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.06. 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.

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,410

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

93%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$43,270

Out-of-State

$43,270

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Apr 1
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