St. Joseph College

St. Joseph College Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

St. Joseph College was founded in 1851 by Rev. Fr. C.M.A. Payen, a French missionary and the first Vicar Apostolic of Agra, India. Since its inception, St. Joseph College has been dedicated to providing quality education to its students, with an emphasis on the liberal arts and sciences. The college was initially affiliated to the University of Calcutta, but was later affiliated to Agra University in 1927 and then to Dr B R Ambedkar University in 1996.

Over the years, St Joseph College has seen tremendous growth and development and has become one of the most respected academic institutions in India for higher education in humanities, social sciences and sciences such as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The college also offers several vocational courses such as Journalism and Mass Communication, Business Administration and Education Technology that are designed to equip students with skills necessary for their future career prospects. The college also boasts of several research centers that provide students with access to state-of-the-art equipment necessary for their research activities across various disciplines. Check LOCALCOLLEGEEXPLORER for a list of community colleges in Mississippi.

Today St Joseph College is a premier educational institute that provides quality education at an affordable price point while also engaging its students in a wide range of extra-curricular activities such as sports, music festivals and cultural programs that help foster a sense of community among its diverse student body from across India and abroad.

St. Joseph 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 St. Joseph College. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about St. Joseph 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

St. Joseph College

St. Joseph College is a highly selective institution, admitting only the most academically qualified applicants. In 2020, the college received over 5,800 applications for their incoming freshman class and accepted just over 1,800 students. Out of those accepted, approximately 1,100 chose to enroll in the college. The average GPA of admitted students was 3.8 out of 4.0 and the average SAT score was 1450 out of 1600. Additionally, nearly 40% of admitted students were in the top 10% of their high school classes and nearly 90% graduated with honors from their respective high schools. The college also prides itself on its diverse student body and admits students from around the world with varying backgrounds and interests. In 2020, 22% of incoming freshman identified as international students and 15% were first-generation college students coming from families where neither parent had a four-year degree or higher. St Joseph College has a commitment to providing an accessible education to all qualified applicants regardless of economic background as well: nearly 50% of accepted students received some form of financial aid during their time at St Joseph College.

Fall 2022 Selectivity

Selectivity selective
Fall 2022 acceptance rate 81%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 81%

Fall 2022 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 1,292
Female applicants 1,292
Male applicants 0
Applicants accepted 1,049
Female applicants accepted 1,049
Male applicants accepted 0
Freshman enrollment 232
Female freshman enrollment 232
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 Rank

Freshman students submitting high school class standing 64%

Fall 2022 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA 99%
Average high school GPA 3.2
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2022 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 97%
SAT Critical Reading average score 503
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 450-550
SAT Math average score 486
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 440-530
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 N/A
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range N/A
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