If you are planning on applying to Montreat College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here is an overiew of some of Montreat College's admissions stats.
|Montreat College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||9%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||67%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||33%|
These are the application deadlines for Montreat College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Montreat College does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Find a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Montreat College is a moderately difficult school to get into. 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 from 819 applicants.
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.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Montreat College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
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 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
What does Montreat College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
Make sure to check with Montreat College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Montreat College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Montreat College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.75|
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%.
At Montreat College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Montreat College directly.
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.
Montreat College considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Montreat College has 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, 67% of Montreat College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 33% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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 transfer credits?
✅ Montreat College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Montreat College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit
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?
❌ No, Montreat College is test optional, so you can decide if you want to to send your test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is Montreat College's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Montreat College is 54%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Montreat College?
❌ Montreat College does not offer early decision.
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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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