Overall, Bates College is known for being a extremely selective school. The institution receives 8,273 applications every admission cycle . The acceptance rate is around 14 percent which is equal about 1,100 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. However, when the term begins, only about 500 or 46 percent of the applicants will have decided on Bates College as their future school. Based on the school’s application data, 45% of the applicants were men while 54% were women, however, after being accepted, only 54 percent of the women enrolled at Bates College as compared to 45 percent of men who decided to enroll. First-year students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Bates College when applying. Usually, an ACT score between 32 - 34 or an SAT score between 1,430 - 1,500 is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment. Bates College’s undergraduate application fee is $60.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2022 Admissions Cycle
Applications
8,273
Male 3,757
Female 4,516

 

Acceptance
1,137
Male 510
Female 627

 

Enrollment Total
518
Male 236
Female 282


Acceptance Rate
13.7%
Male
13.6%
Female
13.9%

 

Yield
45.6%
Male
46.3%
Female
45%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$60


Graduate

Unknown



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment


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