Average Community College Acceptance Rate

The national average community college acceptance rate is 74%.
For public community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 77%.
For private community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 72%.
State data (where available) is shown below.

Average Community College Acceptance Rate

Did You Know?
The state with the lowest community college acceptance rate is Maine, with an average acceptance rate of 48%. The state with highest community college acceptance rate is Oregon, with an average acceptance rate of 97%.