College Admissions Statistics 2011: An Inside Look [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Megan Kenslea Staff

StudentAdvisor has put together a handy infographic to show some of the most interesting college application data we’ve seen recently. We have everything you’re looking for – from admissions statistics to wait lists to application rates. Some of the information we found was surprising, while other data followed recent trends.

Here are some of the highlights:

  • Only 7.4% of colleges or universities consider extracurricular activities very important
  • 1 in 4 students now submit 7 or more applications for admission
  • 85% of college applications are now completed online

To enlarge the infographic, click the image below:

College Admissions Infographic


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