Tightest Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate
Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) U.S. colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Hampshire College has the lowest acceptance rate as of 1.97% for academic year 2019-2020 in United States. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates.
|Name||Acceptance Rate||# of Applicants||# of Admitted||# of Enrolled||Yield|
|3||Curtis Institute of Music||3.93%||687||27||21||77.78%|
|4||Pacific Oaks College||5.11%||333||17||-||-|
|6||Columbia University in the City of New York||5.45%||42,823||2,332||1,465||62.82%|
|7||California Institute of Technology||6.42%||8,367||537||235||43.76%|
|8||University of Chicago||6.17%||34,641||2,137||1,726||80.77%|