2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 555 students have applied and 339 students have allowed to admit to Cottey College (Acceptance rate: 61.08%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 38.94 % where 132 students have finally enrolled out of 339 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Missouri.
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Missouri.
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to Cottey College

Admissionwww.cottey.edu/admission/
Online Applicationhttps://www.cottey.edu/admission/apply/
Financial Aidwww.cottey.edu/admission/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.cottey.edu/NetPriceCalculator/index.html
Athleticwww.cottey.edu/media/140814/2013%20Student%20Right%20To%20Know.pdf
Disability Servicewww.cottey.edu/future-students/academic-programs/academic-support/kolderie-center/disability-services/

Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average SAT score is 1,075 and the average ACT score is 22 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Cottey College1,07522
All U.S. Colleges1,12368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges1,13269
4-Years Colleges1,12468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Missouri1,09567

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Cottey College, 8 students submitted SAT scores (6% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,075 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Missouri. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing510580
Mathematics520540
Total1,0301,120
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)
At Cottey College, 47 students submitted ACT scores (36% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 22 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Missouri. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Composite1825
English1527
Mathematics1723

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Cottey College. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Cottey College
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended