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Gordon State College

Barnesville, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate83%

Gordon State College Admissions

The acceptance rate at Gordon State College is 83%. Out of 2,982 applications received in 2023, 2,475 students were offered admission.

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

Gordon State College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Gordon State College's admissions stats.

Gordon State College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 70%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 55%
Waitlist No

Gordon State College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Gordon State College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Gordon State College?

Gordon State College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Transferring to Gordon State College

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

For Students Waitlisted to Gordon State College

Gordon State College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Gordon State 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 in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Gordon State College

Wondering what factors are considered by Gordon State 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
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

Make sure to check with Gordon State College for more information on admission factors.

Gordon State College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript(S) of College Record
Transcript of High School Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Gordon State College?

Gordon State 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

Gordon State 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 2002, 70% of Gordon State College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 55% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

To be most competitive at Gordon State College, you should strive to earn between 15 and 20 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Gordon State College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.

A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Gordon State College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.

More Information on Transferring to Gordon State College

Transfer students can enroll in Gordon State College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Gordon State College Admissions FAQs

Does Gordon State College accept transfer credits?

✅ Gordon State College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Gordon State College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to Gordon State College?

✅ Gordon State College is not test optional.

What is Gordon State College's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Gordon State College is 83%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Gordon State College?

❌ Gordon State College does not offer early decision.

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Gordon State College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

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

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

Gordon State College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Gordon State 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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