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Claremont McKenna College Admissions

Claremont McKenna admissions is extremely selective with an acceptance rate of 10%. Students that get into Claremont McKenna have an average SAT score between 1340-1510 or an average ACT score of 30-34. The regular admissions application deadline for Claremont McKenna is January 5. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Claremont McKenna early decision deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
10%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
32%
Total Applicants
6,349
SAT Range
1340-1510
SAT Reading
660-740
SAT Math
680-770
Students Submitting SAT
45%
ACT Range
30-34
ACT English
30-35
ACT Math
28-34
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
66%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 5
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$70
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
75%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.8 responses
Poll
75%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.8 responses
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