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Saint Joseph's College-New York Admission Requirements

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Chances of getting into Saint Joseph's College New York

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
71.2%
Admission Difficulty for Saint Joseph's College New York
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Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionLow
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How hard is it to get into Saint Joseph's College-New York and can I get accepted? The school has a 71% acceptance rate ranking it #85 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,729 out of 2,427 applicants were admitted making Saint Joseph's College-New York a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Saint Joseph's College New York typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. Saint Joseph's College New York is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Saint Joseph's College-New York SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
990-1190
Applicants Submitting SAT
84%
SAT Scores for Saint Joseph's College New York
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 500
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 990
SAT Scores for Saint Joseph's College New York
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 600
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1190
Average SAT Score 1090

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Saint Joseph's College New York?

Saint Joseph's College New York typically prefers applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1090 out of 1600. The school ranks #67 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 84 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Saint Joseph's College New York admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1190 and Above Good >81%
1090 to 1190 Avg + 71%-81%
990 to 1090 Avg - 59%-71%
890 to 990 Reach 46%-59%
Less than 890 Low <46%
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Saint Joseph's College-New York ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
20-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
12%
ACT Scores for Saint Joseph's College New York
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Saint Joseph's College New York
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 25
Average ACT Score 22

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Saint Joseph's College-New York?

Admission data indicates that Saint Joseph's College-New York regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #61 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 12 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Saint Joseph's College New York.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Saint Joseph's College New York admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >82%
22 to 25 Avg + 71%-82%
20 to 22 Avg - 62%-71%
18 to 20 Reach 51%-62%
Less than 18 Low <51%
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Saint Joseph's College-New York GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.25
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Saint Joseph's College New York?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Saint Joseph's College-New York. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Saint Joseph's College New York was 3.25 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #71 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Saint Joseph's College-New York accepts 71% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Saint Joseph's College New York students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 23% Good
3.50 to 3.75 23% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 13% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 11% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 14% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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Admission Statistics

Saint Joseph's College New York admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,661 766 2,427
Accepted 1,191 538 1,729
Acceptance Rate 72% 70% 71%
Enrolled 132 80 212
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 11% 15% 12%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Mar 1, 2022
Days left to Apply
38

Applicants have 38 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Saint Joseph's College New York is $25.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Saint Joseph's College New York and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Saint Joseph's College New York Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Saint Joseph's College New York
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=195544 IPEDS survey data for Saint Joseph's College New York.

FAQs

Does Saint Joseph's College New York prefer SAT or ACT?

84% of students submit their SAT scores to Saint Joseph's College-New York. 12% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Saint Joseph's College New York?

71% of those who apply are granted admission to Saint Joseph's College-New York. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Saint Joseph's College New York?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 990 and 1190. 84% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Saint Joseph's College New York?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 25. 12% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.