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About Kettering College

Kettering College is a private, religious school in an suburban setting in Kettering, Ohio. Kettering College was founded in 1967 and now enrolls around 808 students a year, including 741 undergrads.

Kettering College offers housing for up to 120 students. Most students live off campus, either in nearby housing that is not owned by the college, or

There are 10 Kettering College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Kettering College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 50%
Average GPA 3.4
Mean ACT score 22
Tuition $16,200

2022 Kettering College Regular Decision Application Deadline

Early Admission at Kettering College

Kettering College does not offer early decision or early action.

Kettering College Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Kettering College. Around 50% of applicants get into Kettering College each year. Out of 204 applications received in 2021, 101 students were offered admission . ### Kettering College Waitlist 2021

Kettering College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Kettering College?

Kettering College is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Kettering College, applicants must submit the following items.

Kettering College Application Requirements

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0 3.0
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Kettering College Average GPA and Test Scores

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Kettering College is 3.4 out of 4.0. The mean ACT score for Kettering College students is 22.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Kettering College.

Kettering College Waitlist 2021

Kettering College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Does Kettering College Require the ACT or SAT?

Kettering 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.

Out of all applicants, 17% submitted the SAT. 89% submitted the ACT.

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Does Kettering College Offer On-Campus Housing?

Yes! Kettering College provides on-campus housing for up to 120 students.

Weeks of Spiritual Emphasis, Nursing Dedication Ceremony, and and Christmas Party are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Kettering College.

Financial Aid at Kettering College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Kettering College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Kettering College

About 78% of students who start at Kettering College return the next year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Kettering College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Kettering College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Kettering College a good school for you?

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Where is Kettering College Located?

Kettering College is located in the suburban setting of Kettering, Ohio.

If you want to see Kettering College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 75 to Kettering, or book a flight to the nearest airport, James M. Cox Dayton International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Kettering College and Kettering are like without leaving home.

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College Info

3737 Southern Boulevard Kettering, OH 45429-1299

Campus Setting: Suburban

Kettering College Application Deadline

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

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

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Kettering College ACT Scores


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Kettering College is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Kettering College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

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Wondering what life at Kettering College is like? There are approximately 808 students enrolled at Kettering College, including 741 undergraduate students and 67 graduate students. 53% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from OH and 7% percent of students are from other states.


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