Admissions Information

The application fee is $65 for applying undergraduate school and $60 for graduate school at Emerson College. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationwww.emerson.edu/admissions-aid
Online Applicationwww.commonapp.org
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 33.35% and the yield is 18.40%. 4,715 men and 10,638 women applied to Emerson College and 1,546 men and 3,574 women students were accepted. Among them, 325 men and 617 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
Applicants15,3534,71510,638
Admitted5,1201,5463,574
Enrolled942325617
Acceptance Rate 33.35%32.79%33.60%
Yield 18.40%21.02%17.26%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 625 students (66% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 246 students (26%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 700 and the 25th percentile is 610. The SAT Math score is 710 (75th) and 590 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 31 (75th percentile) and 27 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing610700
SAT Math590710
ACT Composite2731
ACT Math2428
ACT English2834
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Emerson College are very competitive and high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,115, ACT: 65 - Private (not-for-profit) Master's College and University (larger programs)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Emerson College.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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Admission Requirements
High School GPARecommended
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresConsidered but not Required
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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