Average Community College Acceptance Rate

The national average community college acceptance rate is 79% (2022).
For public community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 85%. For private community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 74%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 68% 89% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 78%

Average Community College Acceptance Rate (2022)

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The state with the lowest community college acceptance rate is Ohio, with an average acceptance rate of 68%. The state with highest community college acceptance rate is Illinois, with an average acceptance rate of 89%.