If you are considering submitting an application to Montreat College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
|Montreat College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||9%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||67%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||33%|
Montreat 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 Montreat College is moderately difficult. Montreat College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Montreat College accepted 54% of all applicants, around 442 of the 819 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Montreat 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.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. 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 shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Montreat College must submit the following items. Double check with Montreat 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)||2.75|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Montreat College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 72% submitted a class rank. At Montreat College 9% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 26% were in the top 25% and 60% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Montreat College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Montreat College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Montreat 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 2016, 67% of Montreat College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 33% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Montreat College, you should strive to earn between 18 and 23 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Montreat College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Montreat College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Montreat College.
Transfer students can enroll in Montreat College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Montreat College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Montreat College.
Does Montreat College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Montreat College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Montreat College?
Montreat College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Montreat College's acceptance rate?
Montreat College's acceptance rate is 54%.
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How hard is it to get into Montreat College? Montreat College is a somewhat selective institution. The Montreat College acceptance rate is 54%. This means that the institution accepts 53 out of every 100 applicants.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Montreat College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.07. 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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