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Colleges / Compton College

Compton College

Compton, CA 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

Compton College Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Compton College. Last year, 1,650 students applied to Compton College and 1,650 were admitted.

Reach out to Compton College's admissions department for more information on applying.

Compton College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Compton College's admissions stats.

Compton College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Compton College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Compton College.

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

Applying Early to Compton College?

Compton College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Compton College?

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

In 2022, Compton College **accepted , approximately 1,650 of the 1,650 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Compton College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transferring to Compton College

For more information on transferring to Compton College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Compton College

Compton College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Compton College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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 put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out. What does Compton 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 Compton College for more information on admission factors.

Compton College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

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

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Compton College?

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

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

Compton 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 Compton College

Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Compton College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Compton College?

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

Does Compton College accept transfer credits?

✅ Compton College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Compton College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ Compton College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Compton College?

✅ Compton College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Compton College?

❌ Compton College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Compton College?

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Compton College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


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


Compton College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Compton College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Compton 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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