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Great Basin College

Elko, NV 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate61%

Great Basin College Admissions

Great Basin College is not competitive to get into. Great Basin College admitted 61% of all applicants in 2018. Last year, 804 students applied to Great Basin College and 490 were admitted.

If you are thinking about applying to Great Basin College, the application fee is $10.

Great Basin College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Great Basin College's admissions stats.

Great Basin College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Great Basin College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Great Basin College.

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

Applying Early to Great Basin College?

Great Basin College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Great Basin College Admissions

How To Get Into Great Basin College

It is not competitive to get into Great Basin College. Great Basin College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, Great Basin College accepted 61% of students, approximately 490 from 804 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Great Basin College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to nursing program is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Great Basin College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Great Basin College

Great Basin College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Great Basin College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining 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 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're strong. What does Great Basin 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 Great Basin College for more information on admission factors.

Great Basin College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

Make sure to check in with Great Basin College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Great Basin College?

Great Basin 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 highlights 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

Great Basin 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 Great Basin College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Great Basin College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Great Basin College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Great Basin College?

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

Does Great Basin College accept transfer credits?

✅ Great Basin College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Great Basin College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit

Do I have to submit test scores to Great Basin College?

✅ Great Basin College is not test optional.

What is Great Basin College's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Great Basin College is 61%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Great Basin College?

❌ Great Basin College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Great Basin College?

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Great Basin College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Great Basin College? Great Basin College is a open admission institution. The Great Basin College acceptance rate is 61%. This means that the institution accepts 60 out of every 100 applicants.


Great Basin College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Great Basin College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Great Basin College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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

Quick Facts

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Campus Setting

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