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Claremont McKenna College
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  • 4 Year
  • CLAREMONT, CA

Claremont McKenna College Admissions

Admissions Overview

Claremont McKenna admissions is extremely selective with an acceptance rate of 13%. Students that get into Claremont McKenna have an average SAT score between 1330-1500 or an average ACT score of 31-34. 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.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
13%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
32%
Total Applicants
5,306
SAT Range
1330-1500
SAT Reading
660-730
SAT Math
670-770
Students Submitting SAT
62%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
33-35
ACT Math
28-33
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
44%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 5
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
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
    Considered but not 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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