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San Jacinto College

Pasadena, TX 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

San Jacinto College Admissions

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San Jacinto College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of San Jacinto College's admissions stats.

San Jacinto College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 6%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 6%
Waitlist No

San Jacinto College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for San Jacinto College.

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

Considering Applying Early to San Jacinto College?

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

➡️ Explore a list of some competetive colleges that accept 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 San Jacinto College?

It is not competitive to get into San Jacinto College.

In 2021, San Jacinto College **accepted , approximately 12,214 of the 12,214 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like San Jacinto College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to nursing programs is program very difficult.

Transferring to San Jacinto College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to San Jacinto College

San Jacinto College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into San Jacinto College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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're strong. Wondering what factors are considered by San Jacinto 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 San Jacinto College for more information on admission factors.

San Jacinto College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to San Jacinto College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with San Jacinto 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
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Other Requirements Placement Testing
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into San Jacinto College?

San Jacinto College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school. At San Jacinto College 6% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 23% were in the top 25% and 55% were in the top 50%.

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

San Jacinto College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

San Jacinto 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 2022, 6% of San Jacinto College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of San Jacinto College students scored 600 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of San Jacinto College students scored 600 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.

To be most competitive at San Jacinto College, you should strive to earn between 23 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for San Jacinto College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.

A 23 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for San Jacinto College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 23.

More Information on Transferring to San Jacinto College

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

Transfer students can enroll in San Jacinto College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

San Jacinto College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to San Jacinto College?

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

Does San Jacinto College accept transfer credits?

✅ San Jacinto College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. San Jacinto College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ San Jacinto College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to San Jacinto College?

✅ San Jacinto 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 San Jacinto College?

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

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San Jacinto College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


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


San Jacinto College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

San Jacinto College ACT Scores


ACT Range

23 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above


23 to 26


23 and Less


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San Jacinto College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

540 - 600


Reading SAT Range

520 - 600

San Jacinto 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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