Admissions Information

Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Admission Informationwww.cornellcollege.edu/admissions/index.shtml
Online Applicationwww.cornellcollege.edu/admissions/apply-to-cornell/index.shtml
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 61.77% and the yield is 14.02%. 1,409 men and 1,709 women applied to Cornell College and 831 men and 1,095 women students were accepted. Among them, 152 men and 118 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2019). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants3,1181,4091,709
Admitted1,9268311,095
Enrolled270152118
Acceptance Rate 61.77%58.98%64.07%
Yield 14.02%18.29%10.78%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 79 students (35% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 154 students (68%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 675 and the 25th percentile is 540. The SAT Math score is 670 (75th) and 560 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 29 (75th percentile) and 23 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540675
SAT Math560670
ACT Composite2329
ACT Math2227
ACT English2230
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Cornell College are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,203, ACT: 73 - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, The school recommends to submit High School GPA, The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Cornell College.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankConsidered but not Required
High School Record (or Transcript)Considered but not Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsConsidered but not Required
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresConsidered but not Required
TOEFLConsidered but not Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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