If you are thinking about applying to Ferrum College, the regular decision application deadline is September 15 and the fee for the application is $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Students who apply for Fall should hear back from Ferrum College by September 15.
Ferrum College does not offer early decision or 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.
Getting into Ferrum College is slightly difficult. Ferrum College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Ferrum College accepted 76% of all applicants., around 2,431 of the 3,206 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Ferrum College, MIN
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Ferrum College must submit the following items. Double check with Ferrum 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|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Ferrum College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Ferrum College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||7%|
|3.50 and 3.74||8%|
|3.25 and 3.49||9%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15%|
|2.50 and 2.9||28%|
|2.00 and 2.49||23%|
|Ferrum College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Ferrum 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, 41% of Ferrum College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 7% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Ferrum College students scored 520 or higher and 75% of students scored 430 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Ferrum College students scored 540 or higher, and 75% scored a 430 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Ferrum College, you should strive to earn between 15 and 19 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 19 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Ferrum College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 19, and three out of four students scored lower than 19 on the ACT.
A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Ferrum College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Ferrum College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Ferrum College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Ferrum College?
Students who are admitted to Ferrum College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Ferrum College accept transfer credits?
Ferrum College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Ferrum College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Ferrum College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Ferrum College?
Ferrum College. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Ferrum College? Ferrum College is a less selective institution. The Ferrum College acceptance rate is 76%. This means that the institution accepts 75 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ferrum College is Sep 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ferrum College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Ferrum College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.0. 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.
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