Tightest Colleges To Admit

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 11.20%. (Note that the 2019 average acceptance rate of all colleges and universities is -43.51%.)
There are 6 public and 44 private schools in Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate. The average acceptance rate of Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate is 11.20% and the average admission yield is 57.90%.The average tuition & fees of the Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate is $50,216 based on out-of-state rate. The average graduation rate is 88.46% and the average student to faculty ratio is 8.06:1 (12.41%). In average, 10,701 students are attending to one of the schools.
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Tightest Colleges To Admit - Schools with Lowest Acceptance Rate Comparison Table
RankNameAcceptance RateYieldTuition & FeesTest ScoresStudent PopulationStudent: Faculty
1 Stanford, CAPrivate, 4 Years 4.4 % 81.9 % $53,529 1,495 SAT
101 ACT
17,381 5:1
2 Dallas, TXPrivate, 4 Years 4.5 % 91.7 % $28,762 - 225 11:1
3 Philadelphia, PAPrivate, 4 Years 4.5 % 86.7 % $2,900 - 171 2:1
4 Cambridge, MAPrivate, 4 Years 4.7 % 81.7 % $51,925 1,520 SAT
102 ACT
31,566 7:1
5 Princeton, NJPrivate, 4 Years 5.5 % 69.0 % $52,800 1,505 SAT
101 ACT
8,374 5:1
6 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 5.9 % 62.0 % $61,788 1,505 SAT
102 ACT
31,077 6:1
7 New Haven, CTPrivate, 4 Years 6.3 % 70.2 % $55,500 1,515 SAT
103 ACT
13,433 6:1
8 Pasadena, CAPrivate, 4 Years 6.6 % 42.5 % $54,600 1,555 SAT
107 ACT
2,233 3:1
9 Cambridge, MAPrivate, 4 Years 6.7 % 76.1 % $53,790 1,535 SAT
105 ACT
11,574 3:1
10 Chicago, ILPrivate, 4 Years 7.3 % 77.0 % $60,552 1,520 SAT
102 ACT
17,002 5:1
11 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 7.6 % 52.8 % $54,762 1,470 SAT
99 ACT
1,573 7:1
12 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 7.6 % 56.2 % $47,370 - 942 5:1
13 Providence, RIPrivate, 4 Years 7.7 % 60.9 % $58,404 1,485 SAT
101 ACT
10,257 6:1
14 Philadelphia, PAPrivate, 4 Years 8.4 % 67.3 % $57,770 1,485 SAT
102 ACT
25,860 6:1
15 Evanston, ILPrivate, 4 Years 8.5 % 56.4 % $56,691 1,490 SAT
34 ACT
22,127 6:1
16 Annapolis, MDPublic, 4 Years 8.5 % 87.0 % - 1,260 SAT
88 ACT
4,512 8:1
17 Hanover, NHPrivate, 4 Years 8.7 % 60.6 % $57,638 1,490 SAT
100 ACT
6,572 7:1
18 Durham, NCPrivate, 4 Years 8.9 % 54.7 % $58,031 1,510 SAT
101 ACT
16,606 6:1
19 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 9.3 % 55.7 % $56,475 1,425 SAT
97 ACT
1,327 8:1
20 Swarthmore, PAPrivate, 4 Years 9.5 % 40.6 % $54,656 1,465 SAT
98 ACT
1,559 8:1
21 Nashville, TNPrivate, 4 Years 9.6 % 48.6 % $52,070 1,505 SAT
101 ACT
12,824 7:1
22 Brunswick, MEPrivate, 4 Years 10.3 % 54.7 % $56,350 - 1,828 9:1
23 Ithaca, NYPrivate, 4 Years 10.6 % 60.5 % $57,222 1,465 SAT
100 ACT
23,600 9:1
24 Houston, TXPrivate, 4 Years 11.1 % 41.2 % $49,112 1,505 SAT
102 ACT
7,124 6:1
25 USAF Academy, COPublic, 4 Years 11.4 % 98.4 % - 1,320 SAT
91 ACT
4,336 8:1
26 West Point, NYPublic, 4 Years 11.5 % 85.5 % - 1,245 SAT
90 ACT
4,589 7:1
27 Baltimore, MDPrivate, 4 Years 11.5 % 41.4 % $55,350 1,505 SAT
102 ACT
26,152 7:1
28 Point Lookout, MOPrivate, 4 Years 11.5 % 94.9 % $19,660 1,247 SAT
71 ACT
1,565 14:1
29 Amherst, MAPrivate, 4 Years 12.8 % 39.5 % $58,640 1,430 SAT
97 ACT
1,855 7:1
30 Los Angeles, CAPrivate, 4 Years 13.0 % 40.8 % $58,195 1,440 SAT
97 ACT
47,310 9:1
31 Williamstown, MAPrivate, 4 Years 13.0 % 43.0 % $57,280 1,480 SAT
100 ACT
2,149 6:1
32 Waterville, MEPrivate, 4 Years 13.1 % 36.1 % $57,280 1,430 SAT
96 ACT
2,000 10:1
33 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 13.3 % 47.0 % $56,018 - 1,072 10:1
34 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 13.9 % 55.1 % $57,668 1,415 SAT
95 ACT
2,562 9:1
35 Los Angeles, CAPublic, 4 Years 14.0 % 39.1 % $42,994 1,405 SAT
95 ACT
44,537 18:1
36 Claremont, CAPrivate, 4 Years 14.5 % 39.4 % $58,660 1,525 SAT
104 ACT
902 8:1
37 Washington, DCPrivate, 4 Years 14.5 % 48.8 % $56,058 1,450 SAT
98 ACT
19,204 11:1
38 Medford, MAPrivate, 4 Years 14.6 % 47.2 % $58,578 1,455 SAT
33 ACT
11,586 9:1
39 Berkeley, CAPublic, 4 Years 14.8 % 45.2 % $44,007 1,425 SAT
97 ACT
42,501 20:1
40 Colorado Springs, COPrivate, 4 Years 15.0 % 42.4 % $58,086 - 2,144 10:1
41 Saint Louis, MOPrivate, 4 Years 15.0 % 38.2 % $55,292 1,520 SAT
101 ACT
15,852 7:1
42 Muskogee, OKPrivate, 4 Years 15.2 % 35.3 % $14,700 858 SAT
48 ACT
271 7:1
43 Needham, MAPrivate, 4 Years 15.7 % 60.9 % $55,500 1,505 SAT
103 ACT
390 7:1
44 New York, NYPrivate, 4 Years 16.0 % 55.1 % $46,700 1,397 SAT
98 ACT
952 6:1
45 Arlington, VAPrivate, 4 Years 16.7 % 100.0 % $19,375 - 506 8:1
46 Middlebury, VTPrivate, 4 Years 16.7 % 40.7 % $56,216 1,415 SAT
33 ACT
2,611 8:1
47 Pittsburgh, PAPrivate, 4 Years 17.1 % 37.7 % $57,119 1,500 SAT
102 ACT
14,029 10:1
48 West Seneca, NYPublic, 1-2 Years 17.2 % 82.9 % $9,950 - 360 20:1
49 New Orleans, LAPrivate, 4 Years 17.3 % 28.4 % $56,800 1,420 SAT
95 ACT
12,646 8:1
50 Middletown, CTPrivate, 4 Years 17.5 % 36.2 % $57,334 - 3,217 8:1
Average 11.2 % 57.9 % $50,216 1,441 SAT
92 ACT
10,701 8.1:1
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