Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rates, Part 2

on June 20, 2017

This is part 2 of the article, Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rates. It includes colleges ranked 101 through 242.

 

Rank

Name of College

State

Number of

Applicants

Acceptance

Rate

Yield

Draw

Rate

101

San Diego State University

CA

59,051

34%

26%

0.7

102

College of William and Mary

VA

14,952

34%

29%

0.9

103

Reed College

OR

5,396

35%

22%

0.6

104

American University

DC

16,735

35%

30%

0.9

105

Brigham Young University - Hawaii

HI

2,869

36%

51%

1.4

106

St Olaf College

MN

7,571

36%

28%

0.8

107

Case Western Reserve University

OH

22,807

36%

15%

0.4

108

Skidmore College

NY

8,508

36%

22%

0.6

109

Berea College

KY

1,635

37%

72%

2.0

110

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

NY

13,398

37%

30%

0.8

111

College of the Holy Cross

MA

6,595

37%

30%

0.8

112

Coppin State University

MD

4,453

37%

16%

0.4

113

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)

RI

2,425

37%

51%

1.4

114

CUNY Brooklyn College

NY

20,324

37%

18%

0.5

115

Colorado School of Mines

CO

11,752

38%

23%

0.6

116

University of Miami

FL

33,419

38%

17%

0.4

117

Smith College

MA

5,006

38%

32%

0.8

118

University of California - Davis

CA

64,602

38%

22%

0.6

119

Pepperdine University

CA

9,923

38%

20%

0.5

120

Grambling State University

LA

3,584

38%

46%

1.2

121

Union College

NY

5,996

38%

25%

0.6

122

Bryn Mawr College

PA

2,890

39%

35%

0.9

123

Clayton State University

GA

2,774

39%

57%

1.5

124

CUNY Hunter College

NY

28,041

39%

20%

0.5

125

University of California - Irvine

CA

71,775

39%

21%

0.5

126

Macalester College

MN

6,030

39%

25%

0.6

127

Andrews University

MI

2,201

39%

32%

0.8

128

University of Puerto Rico - Utuado

PR

2,422

39%

59%

1.5

129

The University of Texas at Austin

TX

42,392

39%

47%

1.2

130

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

CA

33,855

39%

20%

0.5

131

Central State University

OH

6,502

39%

20%

0.5

132

Gettysburg College

PA

6,386

40%

28%

0.7

133

University of Memphis

TN

16,672

40%

32%

0.8

134

Connecticut College

CT

5,182

40%

23%

0.6

135

Western Carolina University

NC

17,699

40%

23%

0.6

136

Concordia College Alabama

AL

3,768

40%

21%

0.5

137

CUNY Queens College

NY

18,416

40%

21%

0.5

138

CUNY York College

NY

13,889

40%

18%

0.5

139

Sewanee - The University of the South

TN

4,509

41%

26%

0.6

140

SUNY at Purchase College

NY

7,928

41%

24%

0.6

141

Fashion Institute of Technology

NY

4,753

41%

65%

1.6

142

Stony Brook University

NY

34,146

41%

20%

0.5

143

Spring Hill College

AL

7,393

41%

14%

0.3

144

Claflin University

SC

5,418

41%

20%

0.5

145

State University of New York at New Paltz

NY

14,655

42%

18%

0.4

146

The University of West Florida

FL

7,104

42%

46%

1.1

147

California State University - Fullerton

CA

41,841

42%

25%

0.6

148

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

NY

17,752

42%

19%

0.4

149

Dallas Baptist University

TX

2,949

42%

40%

1.0

150

Bentley University

MA

8,346

42%

26%

0.6

151

SUNY at Binghamton

NY

30,616

42%

20%

0.5

152

Whitman College

WA

3,790

43%

22%

0.5

153

Ave Maria University

FL

2,261

43%

31%

0.7

154

CUNY City College

NY

20,331

43%

19%

0.4

155

York College Pennsylvania

PA

13,235

43%

16%

0.4

156

Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Barranquitas

PR

1,243

43%

97%

2.3

157

Texas Christian University

TX

18,423

43%

26%

0.6

158

Washington & Jefferson College

PA

6,835

43%

13%

0.3

159

Stevens Institute of Technology

NJ

6,540

44%

24%

0.6

160

Baylor University

TX

32,136

44%

24%

0.6

161

University of Tulsa

OK

6,762

44%

24%

0.5

162

Farmingdale State College

NY

5,256

44%

44%

1.0

163

Southwestern University

TX

3,736

44%

22%

0.5

164

Delaware State University

DE

8,141

44%

25%

0.6

165

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

MN

46,165

45%

28%

0.6

166

La Sierra University

CA

4,328

45%

23%

0.5

167

University of South Florida

FL

30,393

45%

31%

0.7

168

Occidental College

CA

5,911

45%

20%

0.4

169

University of Maryland - College Park

MD

28,434

45%

31%

0.7

170

Marist College

NY

9,213

45%

29%

0.6

171

Pacific Union College

CA

2,041

45%

27%

0.6

172

Florida Southern College

FL

6,190

45%

25%

0.5

173

LeTourneau University

TX

2,203

45%

30%

0.7

174

Missouri Valley College

MO

2,879

46%

30%

0.7

175

California State University - Northridge

CA

34,444

46%

36%

0.8

176

Johnson C Smith University

NC

4,346

46%

17%

0.4

177

Texas Wesleyan University

TX

3,062

46%

26%

0.6

178

Christian Brothers University

TN

2,321

46%

29%

0.6

179

East Central University

OK

2,398

46%

69%

1.5

180

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

AR

4,452

46%

33%

0.7

181

St Lawrence University

NY

5,876

46%

25%

0.5

182

Limestone College

SC

3,115

46%

31%

0.7

183

Alabama State University

AL

8,356

46%

26%

0.6

184

George Washington University

DC

19,837

46%

28%

0.6

185

Southeastern University

FL

3,823

46%

55%

1.2

186

University of South Florida - St Petersburg

FL

5,122

47%

25%

0.5

187

Rhodes College

TN

4,666

47%

26%

0.5

188

Dickinson College

PA

6,031

47%

26%

0.5

189

University of La Verne

CA

8,179

47%

19%

0.4

190

Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Guayama

PR

609

47%

91%

1.9

191

Maryland Institute College of Art

MD

3,818

47%

23%

0.5

192

Texas A&M University - Commerce

TX

7,195

47%

32%

0.7

193

Oakwood University

AL

1,992

47%

36%

0.8

194

University of Florida

FL

29,220

48%

50%

1.0

195

Fordham University

NY

42,811

48%

11%

0.2

196

Chapman University

CA

13,670

48%

22%

0.5

197

Dillard University

LA

4,615

48%

14%

0.3

198

Denison University

OH

6,110

48%

22%

0.5

199

Villanova University

PA

16,206

48%

22%

0.5

200

Graceland University - Lamoni

IA

2,159

48%

28%

0.6

201

Texas A&M International University

TX

6,407

48%

32%

0.7

202

Trinity University

TX

5,563

48%

23%

0.5

203

Brigham Young University - Provo

UT

13,376

48%

80%

1.7

204

Northwestern Oklahoma State University

OK

862

48%

89%

1.8

205

Spelman College

GA

5,051

48%

23%

0.5

206

Syracuse University

NY

33,254

48%

22%

0.4

207

Muhlenberg College

PA

5,015

48%

24%

0.5

208

Purdue University - North Central Campus

IN

3,432

48%

34%

0.7

209

University of Puerto Rico - Humacao

PR

2,169

48%

94%

1.9

210

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)

MA

10,172

49%

22%

0.5

211

University of Central Florida

FL

35,572

49%

38%

0.8

212

The College of New Jersey

NJ

11,290

49%

26%

0.5

213

California State University - Monterey Bay

CA

15,561

49%

14%

0.3

214

SUNY Oneonta

NY

11,427

49%

20%

0.4

215

Santa Clara University

CA

14,899

49%

17%

0.4

216

Southern Methodist University

TX

12,992

49%

22%

0.4

217

Emerson College

MA

8,618

49%

22%

0.4

218

Virginia Union University

VA

7,337

49%

13%

0.3

219

Howard University

DC

15,163

49%

23%

0.5

220

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

MD

7,249

49%

29%

0.6

221

Point University

GA

862

49%

63%

1.3

222

Albright College

PA

7,645

49%

13%

0.3

223

Bridgewater College

VA

7,187

49%

15%

0.3

224

Augustana College

IL

6,712

49%

20%

0.4

225

Ohio State University

OH

40,240

49%

35%

0.7

226

North Park University

IL

3,901

49%

19%

0.4

227

College for Creative Studies

MI

1,681

50%

34%

0.7

228

Tarleton State University

TX

9,300

50%

42%

0.9

229

SUNY College at Plattsburgh

NY

8,261

50%

23%

0.5

230

Eastern New Mexico University

NM

2,382

50%

52%

1.0

231

Abilene Christian University

TX

10,804

50%

20%

0.4

232

Hillsdale College

MI

1,859

50%

40%

0.8

233

Mount Holyoke College

MA

3,858

50%

27%

0.5

234

SUNY College at Old Westbury

NY

4,474

50%

17%

0.3

235

Eastern Illinois University

IL

9,103

50%

25%

0.5

236

University of California - Santa Cruz

CA

45,532

50%

16%

0.3

237

Concordia University - Chicago

IL

4,448

50%

13%

0.3

238

Northern Illinois University

IL

17,099

50%

26%

0.5

239

Florida International University

FL

21,442

50%

39%

0.8

240

North Carolina State University at Raleigh

NC

21,364

50%

41%

0.8

241

Valdosta State University

GA

5,564

50%

49%

1.0

242

Flagler College - St Augustine

FL

5,260

50%

23%

0.5

 

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