Average Community College Acceptance Rate

The national average community college acceptance rate is 80% (2022-23).
For public community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 89%. For private community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 74%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 69% 91% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 80%

Average Community College Acceptance Rate (2022-23)

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The state with the lowest community college acceptance rate is Colorado, with an average acceptance rate of 69%. The state with highest community college acceptance rate is Arkansas, with an average acceptance rate of 91%.