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Greensboro College Admissions

Check in with Greensboro College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

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.

Greensboro College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Greensboro College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 5.9%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Waitlist No

Applying Early to Greensboro College?

Greensboro 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.

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

How To Get Into Greensboro College

Greensboro College is a slightly difficult school to get into. Greensboro College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Greensboro College **accepted .

Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Greensboro College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does Greensboro College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Greensboro College

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

Greensboro College Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Greensboro College must submit the following items. Double check with Greensboro 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
Interview
Other Requirements Standardized test scores
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Greensboro College?

Students admitted to Greensboro College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 87.6% submitted a class rank. At Greensboro College 5.9% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 21.6% were in the top 25% and 51.8% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Greensboro College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 87.6%

Greensboro College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Greensboro 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.

What's a Good SAT Score for Greensboro College?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Greensboro College students scored 23 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Greensboro College students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Greensboro College?

To be most competitive at Greensboro College, you should strive to earn between 16 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Greensboro 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 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Greensboro College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

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Transferring to Greensboro College

For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Greensboro College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Greensboro College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term

Greensboro College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Greensboro College?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Greensboro College.

Does Greensboro College accept transfer credits?

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

  • CLEP subject tests
  • DSST/DANTES
  • Life Long Learning Credit
  • ACE recommendations for credit

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

Greensboro College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Greensboro College?

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

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Greensboro College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

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Greensboro College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Greensboro College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

16 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

16 to 22

Avg

16 and Less

Low

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Greensboro College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

16 - 23

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Reading SAT Range

470 - 570

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Greensboro College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.35

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Greensboro College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.35. 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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Campus Setting

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Tuition and Fees

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$18,960

Out-of-State

$18,960

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Application Deadline

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