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Dawson Community College

Glendive, MT 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

Dawson Community College Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Dawson Community College, the application fee is $30.

Dawson Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Dawson Community College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.0
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Dawson Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Dawson Community College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Dawson Community College?

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

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How To Get Into Dawson Community College

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

In 2021, Dawson Community College **accepted , around 326 of the 326 students who applied.

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

For applicants who are not residents of Montana, getting into Dawson Community College is not competitive.

Transferring to Dawson Community College

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

For Students Waitlisted to Dawson Community College

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

What Does Dawson Community College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 prioritize the areas where you stand out. Curious about the factors that are considered by Dawson 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 Dawson Community College for more information on admission factors.

Dawson Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Dawson Community College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Dawson 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 Dawson Community College?

Students admitted to Dawson Community College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.

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

Dawson Community College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Dawson Community College is not test optional. 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 Dawson Community College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Dawson Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Dawson Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Dawson Community College?

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

Does Dawson Community College accept transfer credits?

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

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

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

✅ Dawson Community College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits but does not accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

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

✅ Dawson Community College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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

❌ Dawson Community College does not offer early decision.

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Dawson Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


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


Dawson 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 Dawson Community College is Continuous processing.

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

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

Dawson Community College ACT Scores


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Dawson Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Dawson Community College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.99. 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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