Average Community College Acceptance Rate

The national average community college acceptance rate is 79% (2021).
For public community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 85%. For private community colleges, the average acceptance rate is approximately 75%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 54% 87% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 78%

Average Community College Acceptance Rate (2021)

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The state with the lowest community college acceptance rate is Oklahoma, with an average acceptance rate of 54%. The state with highest community college acceptance rate is Louisiana, with an average acceptance rate of 87%.