Five Towns College Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

Five Towns College was established in 1972 by a group of educators and business leaders who wanted to create a college that would serve the Long Island, New York area. The founders saw the need for an institution that would provide students with an education that was both rigorous and accessible, and their vision has certainly been realized. Today, Five Towns College is a leading regional institution of higher learning with over 4,000 students enrolled in its undergraduate and graduate programs. The college offers more than 50 majors and concentrations in disciplines ranging from business, to music production, to film production. In addition to its academic offerings, Five Towns College also provides extracurricular activities such as student clubs, intramural sports teams, and volunteer opportunities. Since its inception nearly five decades ago, Five Towns College has become a leader in providing quality education to students from all walks of life. Its commitment to excellence has earned it recognition as one of the top-ranked colleges in the Northeast region.

Five Towns College, as one of the top colleges ranked by major educational institutions, has impressed us by its high selectivity and student friendly application process during admissions. The following tables detail 2018 class profile, including total applications received, average high school GPA, SAT scores/ACT scores, and acceptance rates of Five Towns College. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about Five Towns College, such as tuition fees and scholarships, you can click the link after tables to visit the school’s official website.

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Admissions Stats

Five Towns College is a private college located in Dix Hills, New York. Established in 1972, the college offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. In the fall of 2019, the college had an enrollment of 1,867 students. Of those enrolled, 1,622 were undergraduates and 245 were graduate students. The student body was comprised of 51% female and 49% male students. Additionally, 35% of the student body identified as minority students.

The majority of enrolled students at Five Towns College come from within New York State; however, the college does attract many non-residential students from all over the country and world each year. Approximately 74% of all students are from New York State with 11% coming from other states in the US and 15% coming from outside of the US. The average high school GPA for incoming freshman was 3.08 on a 4-point scale with an average SAT score of 1020 (combined math and reading scores). In addition to academic qualifications, Five Towns College looks for candidates who demonstrate leadership qualities and a commitment to service and community involvement when evaluating applications for admission.

Fall 2022 Selectivity

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2022 acceptance rate 66%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 66%

Fall 2022 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 680
Female applicants N/A
Male applicants N/A
Applicants accepted 447
Female applicants accepted N/A
Male applicants accepted N/A
Freshman enrollment N/A
Female freshman enrollment 0
Male freshman enrollment 0
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2022 Wait List

School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2022 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA N/A
Average high school GPA N/A
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A
GPA breakdown N/A

Fall 2022 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 88%
SAT Critical Reading average score N/A
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 400-490
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown N/A
SAT Math average score N/A
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 400-490
SAT Math score breakdown N/A
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range N/A
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2022 Freshman ACT Scores

Freshman students submitting ACT scores 6%
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 18-22
ACT Composite score breakdown N/A
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT English score breakdown N/A
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT Math score breakdown N/A