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Highland Community College - Kansas

Highland, KS 2-Year Public

Highland Community College Admissions

It is not difficult to get into Highland Community College.

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

Highland Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Highland Community College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist Yes

Highland Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Highland Community College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 8 20

Want to Apply Early to Highland Community College?

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

➡️ Find 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 Challenging Is It To Get Admitted to Highland Community College?

It is not difficult to get into Highland Community College. Highland Community College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, Highland Community College **accepted .

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Highland Community College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

For applicants who are not residents of Kansas, getting into Highland Community College is moderately difficult.

Transferring to Highland Community College

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

For Students Waitlisted to Highland Community College

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

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

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out. Curious about the factors that are considered by Highland 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 Highland Community College for more information on admission factors.

Highland Community College Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements Comply with Tuberculosis Screening Requirement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

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

Highland Community 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 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

Highland 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 Highland Community College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Highland Community College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 20.

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

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Highland Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Highland Community College?

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

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

✅ Highland Community College is not test optional.

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

❌ Highland Community College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Highland Community College?

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Highland Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective



Highland Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 20

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 20

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Highland Community College is Aug 20.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Highland Community College is Aug 20.

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

Highland Community College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Highland Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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Application Deadline

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