Curious about college acceptance rates? Here is a relatively meaningless statistic related to college acceptance rates from a recent New York Times article. “7 of 8 Ivy League Schools Report Lower Acceptance Rates.” After a dizzying list of Ivy elites followed by single- and low-double-digit numbers representing even-lower college acceptance rates than last year, the article pauses to say, “A word of caution before we crunch the numbers: Although these admission statistics may seem startling, even prohibitive, prospective students and…