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Alpena Community College

Alpena, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

Alpena Community College Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Alpena Community College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Alpena Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Alpena Community College's admissions stats.

Alpena Community College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.7
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 10%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 0%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 75%
Waitlist No

Alpena Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Alpena Community College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Alpena Community College?

Alpena Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Is Alpena Community College Hard To Get Into?

Getting into Alpena Community College is not competitive. Alpena Community College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Alpena Community College **accepted , around 1,050 from 1,050 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Alpena Community College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to nursing, utility technician programs is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Alpena Community College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Alpena Community College

Alpena Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Alpena Community College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine. Wondering what factors are considered by Alpena Community College 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 Alpena Community College for more information on admission factors.

Alpena Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Alpena Community College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Alpena Community 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

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Alpena Community College?

Students admitted to Alpena Community College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.7.

Out of all students that were admitted, 20% submitted a class rank. At Alpena Community College 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 25% were in the top 25% and 50% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Alpena Community 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 Alpena Community College directly.

About GPAs

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.

Standardized Test Scores

Alpena Community College considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Alpena Community 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 2021, 0% of Alpena Community College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 75% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Alpena Community College?

What is a Good ACT Score for Alpena Community College?

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More Information on Transferring to Alpena Community College

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

Alpena Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Alpena Community College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Alpena Community College.

Does Alpena Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Alpena Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Alpena Community College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Do I have to submit test scores to Alpena Community College?

✅ Alpena Community College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Alpena Community College?

❌ Alpena Community College does not offer early decision.

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Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


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


Alpena Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Alpena Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Alpena Community College is Continuous processing.

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

Alpena Community College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

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Alpena Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Alpena Community College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.67. 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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