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Of Competitive Colleges that Have Increased in Selectivity, These May Have Increased the Most

merc81merc81 11189 replies184 threads Senior Member
1. Elon
2. U Chicago
3. Ohio State
4. Pitzer
5. UCLA
6. UC–San Diego
7. Boston College
8. SUNY–Stony Brook
9. U Pittsburgh
10. Georgia Tech
11. Case Western Reserve
12. Brown
13. UNC–Chapel Hill
14. Notre Dame

https://www.educationnext.org/yes-it-really-is-harder-to-get-into-highly-selective-colleges-today-comparison-sat-scores-over-time/
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  • ucbalumnusucbalumnus 81003 replies727 threads Senior Member
    edited March 25
    The article uses SAT score difference between 1985 (adjusted for scoring changes) and 2016 as their proxy for increase in "selectivity", even though SAT scores are hardly the only thing that more selective colleges look for.
    edited March 25
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