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San Jacinto College

Pasadena, TX 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

San Jacinto College Admissions

It is not competitive to get into San Jacinto College. Out of 14,334 applications received in 2023, 14,334 students were offered admission.

Consult with San Jacinto College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

San Jacinto College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of San Jacinto College's admissions stats.

San Jacinto College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 6.01%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

San Jacinto College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for San Jacinto College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Considering Applying Early to San Jacinto College?

San Jacinto College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on San Jacinto College Admissions

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to San Jacinto College?

It is not competitive to get into San Jacinto College. San Jacinto College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, San Jacinto College **accepted , about 14,334 from the 14,334 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like San Jacinto College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to nursing programs is program very difficult.

Transferring to San Jacinto College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to San Jacinto College

San Jacinto College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into San Jacinto College?

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 assembling 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 on the admissions factors where you're strong. What does San Jacinto College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with San Jacinto College for more information on admission factors.

San Jacinto College Application Requirements

To apply to San Jacinto College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with San Jacinto College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript(S) of College Record
Other Requirements Placement Testing
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into San Jacinto College?

San Jacinto College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

Out of all students that were admitted, 64.45% submitted a class rank. At San Jacinto College 6.01% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 22.62% were in the top 25% and 54.63% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At San Jacinto College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA
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 San Jacinto College directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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.

Standardized Test Scores

San Jacinto 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.

More Information on Transferring to San Jacinto College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to San Jacinto College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in San Jacinto College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

San Jacinto College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to San Jacinto College?

❌ Students who are admitted to San Jacinto College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does San Jacinto College accept transfer credits?

✅ San Jacinto College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. San Jacinto College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ San Jacinto College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to San Jacinto College?

✅ San Jacinto College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at San Jacinto College?

❌ San Jacinto College does not offer early decision.

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San Jacinto College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into San Jacinto College? San Jacinto College is a open admission institution. The San Jacinto College acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.


San Jacinto College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

San Jacinto College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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San Jacinto College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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