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Colleges / Prescott College

Prescott College

Prescott, AZ 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate99%
Acceptance Rate99%

PC Admissions

Check in with Prescott College's admissions department for more information on applying.

PC Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of PC's admissions stats.

PC 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.2
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Prescott College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Prescott College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Info Not Available –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Considering Applying Early to PC?

Prescott College may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with PC directly for more information about early applications.

➡️ Discover a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Prescott College Admissions

Transferring to Prescott College

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to PC

PC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into PC?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at PC

Wondering what factors are considered by PC 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
Level of Applicant's Interest Very Important
Application Essay Very Important
Academic GPA Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with PC for more information on admission factors.

PC Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements Contact for reference
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into PC?

Students admitted to PC have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.

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

PC does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

PC 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 Prescott College

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

Transfer students can enroll in PC during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

PC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to PC?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to PC.

Does PC accept transfer credits?

✅ PC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. PC accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ PC accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to PC?

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

What is PC's acceptance rate?

✅ PC has an acceptance rate of 99%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at PC?

🟨 PC may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

Want To Learn More About PC?

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PC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into PC? PC is a somewhat selective institution. The PC acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 99 out of every 100 applicants.


PC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to PC is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to PC is Continuous processing.

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

PC SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At PC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.19. 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

Quick Facts

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Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

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Application Deadline

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