Coe College Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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This is the complete guide for transferring to Coe College. We suggest you read until the end...

I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

At Coe College, 12.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

To read about regular admission requirements for Coe College, click here

What are the transfer requirements for Coe College?

Coe College requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

Admission Item Required?
High School Transcript Required of All
College Transcript Required of All
Essay or Personal Statement Required of Some
Interview Not Required
Standardized Test Scores Required of Some
Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of All

In addition to the above requirements, Coe College also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

Coe College does not report a specific number of credits required for transfer.

What are Coe College’s Transfer Deadlines?

Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Coe College transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

Closing Date Reported Deadline
Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
Winter Transfer Deadline -
Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
Summer Transfer Deadline -

Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

When are decision dates for Coe College transfer applicants?

If you applied to transfer to Coe College on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

Deadline Notification Dates
Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
Winter Transfer Deadline -
Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
Summer Transfer Deadline -

Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

What is Coe College’s transfer acceptance rate?

In 2019, Coe College received 178 transfer applicants.

The school accepted 99 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Coe College is 55.62%.

This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Coe College...

Additionally, of the 99 accepted transfer students, 48 students enrolled - that means the yield was 48.48%.

Coe College accepts 56 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

What are the Coe College transfer GPA requirements?

Coe College requires a minimum college GPA of 2.5 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

Will you enjoy transferring to Coe College?

There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Coe College. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

Or perhaps you’re drawn to Cedar Rapids...

Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

Finding success at Coe College is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

If you’re considering transferring to Coe College then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

Final Verdict: How to transfer into Coe College

Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the Coe College website for more info.
Coe College accepts 55.62% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

To have a shot at transferring into Coe College, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.64 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.79. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Coe College students.

25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
SAT Math 510 650 580
SAT Reading 510 620 565
2018 Total SAT Score 1020 1270 1145
25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
ACT Math 22 - 22
ACT Reading 21 28 24
2018 Total ACT Score 43 28 35

Coe College’s average SAT score is 1145. To be a competitive applicant for Coe College your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

If you’re considering transferring to Coe College, you may also want to consider the schools:

Transfering to Buena Vista University
Transfering to Central College
Transfering to Clarke University
Transfering to Cornell College
Transfering to Dordt College