If you are planning on applying to Sterling College, the application fee costs $35.
The following is an overiew of some of Sterling College's admissions stats.
|Sterling College 2023||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||18%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional|
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Sterling College may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Sterling College directly for more information about early applications.
For more information on transferring to Sterling College, contact the school directly.
Sterling College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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 choose schools that prioritize the areas where you stand out.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Sterling College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
Make sure to check with Sterling College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Sterling College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Sterling 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||–||–||–||–|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||–||–||–||–|
|Transcript of High School Record||–||–||–||–|
Students admitted to Sterling College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 29% submitted a class rank. At Sterling College 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 35% were in the top 25% and 71% were in the top 50%.
At Sterling College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||–|
|3.50 and 3.74||–|
|3.25 and 3.49||–|
|3.00 and 3.24||–|
|2.50 and 2.9||–|
|2.00 and 2.49||–|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Sterling College directly.
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.
Sterling 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.
Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Do I have to submit test scores to Sterling College?
✅ Sterling College is not test optional.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Sterling College?
🟨 Sterling 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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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Sterling College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Sterling College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Sterling College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.1. 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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