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Colleges / Blue Mountain Christian University

Blue Mountain Christian University

Blue Mountain, MS 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate96%

Blue Mountain College Admissions

Blue Mountain College is moderately difficult to get into. Blue Mountain College admitted 96% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 186 applications received in 2023, 178 students were offered admission.

If you are considering submitting an application to Blue Mountain College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Blue Mountain College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Blue Mountain College's admissions stats.

Blue Mountain College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 5%
Mean SAT Score 1087
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 10%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 91%
Waitlist No

Blue Mountain College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Blue Mountain College.

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

Applying Early to Blue Mountain College?

Blue Mountain College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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Transferring to Blue Mountain College

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Blue Mountain College

Blue Mountain College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Blue Mountain College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Blue Mountain College

Wondering what factors are considered by Blue Mountain College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Academic GPA Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

Make sure to check with Blue Mountain College for more information on admission factors.

Blue Mountain College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Blue Mountain College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Blue Mountain 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
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Blue Mountain College?

Students admitted to Blue Mountain College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

Out of all students that were admitted, 60% submitted a class rank. At Blue Mountain College 5% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 21% were in the top 25% and 66% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Blue Mountain College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 26.97%
3.75 and 3.99 24.72%
3.50 and 3.74 15.73%
3.25 and 3.49 8.99%
3.00 and 3.24 10.11%
2.50 and 2.9 5.62%
2.00 and 2.49 6.74%

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 Blue Mountain 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

Blue Mountain 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 2022, 10% of Blue Mountain College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 91% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Blue Mountain College?

To be competitive with other Blue Mountain College applicants, you should aim to score between 1070 and 1120 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Blue Mountain College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1120 and 25% of scored lower than 1070, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Blue Mountain College student is 1087.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Blue Mountain College students scored 620 or higher and 75% of students scored 480 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Blue Mountain College students scored 520 or higher, and 75% scored a 480 or higher.

To be most competitive at Blue Mountain College, you should strive to earn between 18 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Blue Mountain College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Blue Mountain College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

More Information on Transferring to Blue Mountain College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Blue Mountain College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Blue Mountain College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Blue Mountain College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Blue Mountain College?

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

Does Blue Mountain College accept transfer credits?

✅ Blue Mountain College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Blue Mountain College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Blue Mountain College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Blue Mountain College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Blue Mountain College?

✅ Blue Mountain College is not test optional.

What is Blue Mountain College's acceptance rate?

✅ Blue Mountain College's acceptance rate is 96%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Blue Mountain College?

❌ Blue Mountain College does not offer early decision.

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Blue Mountain College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Blue Mountain College? Blue Mountain College is a somewhat selective institution. The Blue Mountain College acceptance rate is 96%. This means that the institution accepts 95 out of every 100 applicants.


Blue Mountain College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Blue Mountain College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Blue Mountain College is Continuous processing.

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

Blue Mountain College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1070 - 1120


Math SAT Range

560 - 620


Reading SAT Range

480 - 520

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1120 and Above


1070 to 1120


1070 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Blue Mountain College students is 1087. Applicants with SAT scores of 1120 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Blue Mountain College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1070 to 1120 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1070 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Blue Mountain College.

Blue Mountain College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Blue Mountain College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. 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.

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

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