Azusa Pacific University Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Azusa Pacific University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into Azusa Pacific University? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 4,922 out of 6,084 applicants or 81% were admitted making Azusa Pacific University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores. Only 24% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Azusa Pacific University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 520
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1030
SAT Scores for Azusa Pacific University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 610
SAT Composite 75th 1250
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Azusa Pacific University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1030 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 920. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1140 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 76 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Azusa Pacific University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1250 and Above Good >88%
1140 to 1250 Avg + 81%-88%
1030 to 1140 Avg - 71%-81%
920 to 1030 Reach 60%-71%
Less than 920 Low <60%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Azusa Pacific University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 20
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for Azusa Pacific University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 27
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Azusa Pacific University?

Admission data indicates that Azusa Pacific University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. 46 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Azusa Pacific University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Azusa Pacific University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >88%
24 to 27 Avg + 81%-88%
21 to 24 Avg - 71%-81%
18 to 21 Reach 60%-71%
Less than 18 Low <60%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Azusa Pacific University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Azusa Pacific University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,086 1,998 6,084
Accepted 3,326 1,596 4,922
Acceptance Rate 81% 80% 81%
Enrolled 811 391 1,202
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 24% 24% 24%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Azusa Pacific University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Azusa Pacific University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Azusa Pacific University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=109785 IPEDS survey data for Azusa Pacific University.