Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools With Lowest Acceptance Rate

Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate, the ratio of the number of students who are admitted to a college or university to the number of total applicants that applied to, is one of most considerations when students prepare for application to schools. This page lists the 50 colleges ranked by the lowest acceptance rate where those top school's average rate is 11.71%. (Note that the 2018 average acceptance rate of all colleges and universities is 66.99%.)
There are 7 public and 43 private schools in Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate. The average acceptance ratio of Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate is 11.71% and the average admission yield is 61.24%.The average tuition & fees of the Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate is $43,935 based on out-of-state rate. The average graduation rate is 86.11% and the average student to faculty ratio is 8.80:1 (11.36%). In average, 9,894 students are attending to one of the schools.
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Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate Comparison Table
RankNameAcceptance RatioYieldTuition & FeesGraduation RateStudent PopulationStudent: Faculty
1 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 1.8 % 54.7 % $13,150 - - 11:1
2 Philadelphia, PAPrivate, 4 Years 4.2 % 88.9 % $2,525 68.4 % 173 2:1
3 Los Angeles, CAPrivate, 4 Years 4.6 % 100.0 % $49,350 69.2 % 120 5:1
4 Stanford, CAPrivate, 4 Years 4.8 % 82.1 % $49,617 93.9 % 17,184 10:1
5 Cambridge, MAPrivate, 4 Years 5.4 % 78.8 % $48,949 97.2 % 29,908 7:1
6 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 6.2 % 72.0 % $43,170 92.4 % 939 5:1
7 New Haven, CTPrivate, 4 Years 6.3 % 68.8 % $51,400 97.8 % 12,458 6:1
8 Princeton, NJPrivate, 4 Years 6.5 % 68.3 % $47,140 97.5 % 8,181 5:1
9 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 6.8 % 62.0 % $51,640 94.1 % 29,372 6:1
10 Chicago, ILPrivate, 4 Years 7.9 % 63.7 % $54,825 94.2 % 15,775 6:1
11 Cambridge, MAPrivate, 4 Years 7.9 % 73.5 % $49,892 92.8 % 11,376 3:1
12 Pasadena, CAPrivate, 4 Years 8.1 % 42.5 % $49,908 93.6 % 2,240 3:1
13 Providence, RIPrivate, 4 Years 9.3 % 55.8 % $53,419 95.5 % 9,781 7:1
14 Philadelphia, PAPrivate, 4 Years 9.4 % 67.8 % $53,534 95.3 % 24,960 6:1
15 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 9.4 % 53.7 % $51,075 97.0 % 1,563 7:1
16 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 9.4 % 53.6 % $52,825 92.7 % 1,347 9:1
17 West Point, NYPublic, 4 Years 9.7 % 87.9 % - 85.9 % 4,389 7:1
18 Annapolis, MDPublic, 4 Years 9.7 % 87.9 % - 85.9 % 4,528 8:1
19 Needham, MAPrivate, 4 Years 10.2 % 59.8 % $49,280 85.6 % 378 7:1
20 Hanover, NHPrivate, 4 Years 10.6 % 51.2 % $52,950 96.6 % 6,409 7:1
21 Evanston, ILPrivate, 4 Years 10.7 % 53.0 % $52,678 93.5 % 21,823 7:1
22 Nashville, TNPrivate, 4 Years 10.7 % 45.9 % $47,664 92.4 % 12,587 8:1
23 Durham, NCPrivate, 4 Years 10.8 % 50.2 % $53,500 94.6 % 15,735 7:1
24 Dallas, TXPrivate, 4 Years 11.1 % 96.1 % $27,385 39.1 % 244 11:1
25 New Orleans, LAPublic, 4 Years 11.5 % 65.5 % $15,322 16.3 % 2,430 18:1
26 Peoria, AZPrivate, 4 Years 12.0 % 100.0 % $10,592 - - 9:1
27 Swarthmore, PAPrivate, 4 Years 12.8 % 42.0 % $50,822 94.1 % 1,543 8:1
28 Baltimore, MDPrivate, 4 Years 12.8 % 38.2 % $52,170 92.4 % 23,917 10:1
29 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 12.9 % 40.1 % $54,636 93.3 % 842 8:1
30 Amherst, MAPrivate, 4 Years 13.7 % 41.0 % $54,310 93.5 % 1,849 8:1
31 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 13.7 % 47.1 % $52,236 87.6 % 1,062 11:1
32 Ithaca, NYPrivate, 4 Years 14.1 % 52.3 % $52,853 93.9 % 22,319 9:1
33 Point Lookout, MOPrivate, 4 Years 14.2 % 95.1 % $19,130 68.9 % 1,517 14:1
34 Medford, MAPrivate, 4 Years 14.3 % 46.2 % $54,318 92.1 % 11,489 8:1
35 Canton, MAPublic, 1-2 Years 14.3 % 100.0 % $13,800 - - 11:1
36 Brunswick, MEPrivate, 4 Years 14.8 % 49.9 % $51,848 94.5 % 1,806 9:1
37 USAF Academy, COPublic, 4 Years 15.1 % 74.7 % - 83.3 % 4,237 9:1
38 Houston, TXPrivate, 4 Years 15.3 % 35.2 % $45,608 93.1 % 6,855 6:1
39 Colorado Springs, COPrivate, 4 Years 16.0 % 42.2 % $52,818 86.5 % 2,114 10:1
40 Middlebury, VTPrivate, 4 Years 16.1 % 42.6 % $52,496 93.4 % 2,549 8:1
41 Bemidji, MNPrivate, 4 Years 16.4 % 100.0 % $17,314 43.3 % 124 14:1
42 San Juan, PRPrivate, 4 Years 16.5 % 100.0 % $8,517 36.2 % 8,844 23:1
43 Saint Louis, MOPrivate, 4 Years 16.5 % 36.8 % $51,533 94.0 % 15,047 8:1
44 Los Angeles, CAPrivate, 4 Years 16.6 % 34.0 % $54,259 92.0 % 43,871 9:1
45 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 16.7 % 51.1 % $52,662 90.9 % 2,510 10:1
46 Washington, DCPrivate, 4 Years 16.8 % 46.7 % $52,300 94.3 % 18,525 11:1
47 Berkeley, CAPublic, 4 Years 16.9 % 44.2 % $42,184 91.7 % 40,154 18:1
48 Williamstown, MAPrivate, 4 Years 17.6 % 45.0 % $53,550 94.0 % 2,150 6:1
49 Middletown, CTPrivate, 4 Years 17.8 % 36.4 % $52,504 91.4 % 3,206 8:1
50 Los Angeles, CAPublic, 4 Years 18.0 % 37.5 % $41,275 91.1 % 43,548 17:1
Average 11.7 % $43,935 86.1 % 9,894 8.8:1
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