Emerson College

Boston, Massachusetts

Emerson College Admissions Overview

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What is Emerson College acceptance rate?

Emerson College has an acceptance rate of 36%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 36% out of the people who applied to Emerson College were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at Emerson College was 1,295 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 57.

Only 20% of students who are admitted into Emerson College go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Emerson College SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Emerson College? In the last academic year, Emerson College accepted students with SAT scores as low as 600.

The upper range for SAT scores at Emerson College was 695. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 648.

This shows that even if you don't have the best SAT scores, you will still have a shot of admittance. However, having strong SAT scores will definitely improve your chances of being accepted.

64% of people who applied to Emerson College in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. So, no matter what your scores are, you'll probably want to submit them to the school if you want a good chance of being accepted.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into Emerson College?

While only 35% of applicants submit their ACT scores to Emerson College, submitting them is a good way of showcasing to the admissions board that you are a good fit for the school.

According to admissions data, Emerson College usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 51 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 29. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 32. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

Emerson College Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 12,941 students applied to study at Emerson College. Of those students, 4,042 were men and 8,899 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 36% of students at Emerson College were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 4,612 students. 1,380 of students who were accepted were male and 3,232 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Emerson College in the last academic year is 20%. Overall, 923 students who applied to Emerson College enrolled in the school. Of those students, 25% of women who were accepted and 18% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Emerson College Admission Requirements

Test ScoresConsidered but not required
High School GPARecommended
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended

What are the Emerson College admissions requirements?

You are not required to submit your high school test scores to Emerson College.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you do not need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

Emerson College Credits Accepted

AP CreditNo
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo

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