We can look at trends in college admissions acceptance rates over the last few years. For this analysis, I am using the data on https://www.ivywise.com/ivywise-knowledgebase/admission-statistics.
First, we read in our dataset and show the summary points, from head to validate:
df <- read.csv("Documents/acceptance-rates.csv") summary(df) head(df)
We see the summary data for school acceptance rates as follows:
It's interesting to note that the acceptance rate varies so widely, from a low of 5 percent to a high of 41 percent in 2017.
Let us look at the data plots, again, to validate that the data points ...