Overall Bridgewater College Acceptance Rate
Accepted Applicants Profile
- SAT Scores: 920 - 1125
- ACT Scores: 20 - 27
- Average GPA: 3.5
How Hard Is It to Get into Bridgewater College
Applicant Selectivity: Moderately Selective
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Bridgewater is considered moderately selective. Many accepted applicants score in the mid-range on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having a solid high school GPA and number of college prep courses.
How Does Bridgewater College Compare to Other Liberal Arts Colleges in VA
Nearby College Acceptance Rates
|Eastern Mennonite University||62%|
|Emory & Henry College||76%|
|University of Richmond||31%|
|Virginia Military Institute||53%|
|Washington and Lee University||24%|
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
In addition to the general application, prospective students aspiring for admission to Bridgewater College should submit the following:
- Official transcripts including exemplary performance in the following courses: English (4 years); Foreign language (2 years of the same language); College preparatory math (3 years); Social studies and history (3 years); Laboratory science (3 years); Electives (4 years).
- Official scores from the ACT or SAT.
Although the 4 years of academic electives can be in any course of study, it is highly recommended that the electives are in English, science, math, or social studies. Letters of recommendation and a personal statement are optional but are highly recommended for admission.
Number of Applicants, Percent Admitted, and Enrolled Students
Average Standardized Test Scores
|SAT Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||460 - 565|
|Math||460 - 560|
|Total Score:||920 - 1125|
|ACT Section||Score Range|
|English||20 - 25|
|Math||18 - 25|
|Composite Score:||20 - 27|