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Sterling College

Sterling, KS 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate61%

About Sterling College

Sterling College is a private, religious college in the rural area of Sterling, Kansas. Sterling College was founded in 1887. The college enrolls around 707 students a year, including 732 undergraduates.

Sterling College Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into Sterling College. The acceptance rate at Sterling College is 61%. In 2022, 1,199 out of 1,959 total applicants were accepted.

Sterling College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 61%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 10%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Sterling College is located in Sterling, Kansas, near Wichita KS.

If you are interested in seeing Sterling College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 to Sterling, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National.

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College Info

125 West Cooper Sterling, KS 675879

Campus Setting: Rural

Sterling College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 16

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Sterling College is Aug 16.

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

Sterling College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

933 - 1113


Math SAT Range

455 - 578


Reading SAT Range

483 - 545

Sterling College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Sterling College is like? There are approximately 707 students enrolled at Sterling College, including 732 undergraduate students and -25 graduate students. 70% percent of students attend school full-time, 54% percent are from KS and 46% percent of students are from other states.


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