If you are thinking about applying to Rust College, the application fee costs $10.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
|Rust College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.7|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||0.01%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||68%|
Rust 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.
It is slightly difficult to get into Rust College. Rust College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Rust College accepted 7% of students, around 360 of the 5,337 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Rust College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to college teacher education program is program moderately difficult.
It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 the admissions factors where you shine.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Rust College must submit the following items. Double check with Rust College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Rust College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.7.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
Rust College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Rust College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2018, 0.01% of Rust College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 68% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Rust College, you should strive to earn between 13 and 17 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 17 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Rust College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 17, and three out of four students scored lower than 17 on the ACT.
A 13 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Rust College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 13.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Rust College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Rust College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Rust College?
Students who are admitted to Rust College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Rust College accept transfer credits?
Rust College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Rust College accepts:
Does Rust College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Rust College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Rust College?
Rust College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Rust College's acceptance rate?
Rust College's acceptance rate is 7%.
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How hard is it to get into Rust College? Rust College is a less selective institution. The Rust College acceptance rate is 7%. This means that the institution accepts 6 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Rust College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Rust College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Rust College is 15. Students with an ACT score of 17 and above have a good chance of getting into Rust College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 13 and 17 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 13 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Rust College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.66. 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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