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Fresno Pacific University Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

68.5%
Admission Difficulty for Fresno Pacific University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Fresno Pacific University? The school has a 68% acceptance rate. Last year, 441 out of 644 applicants were admitted making Fresno Pacific University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 68 percent. Fresno Pacific University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 50% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Fresno Pacific University is a prized outcome for many students.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
930-1130
Applicants Submitting SAT
86%
SAT Scores for Fresno Pacific University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for Fresno Pacific University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1130
SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Fresno Pacific University typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 86 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

Fresno Pacific University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1130 and Above Good >78%
1030 to 1130 Avg + 68%-78%
930 to 1030 Avg - 56%-68%
830 to 930 Reach 42%-56%
Less than 830 Low <42%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
48%
ACT Scores for Fresno Pacific University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Fresno Pacific University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Fresno Pacific University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. 48 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Fresno Pacific University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Fresno Pacific University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >78%
21 to 24 Avg + 68%-78%
18 to 21 Avg - 56%-68%
15 to 18 Reach 42%-56%
Less than 15 Low <42%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.3
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into Fresno Pacific University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Fresno Pacific University was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Fresno Pacific University accepts 68% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Fresno Pacific University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 42% Good
3.50 to 3.75 18% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 15% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 7% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 N/A% Low
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

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Admission Statistics

Fresno Pacific University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 422 222 644
Accepted 291 150 441
Acceptance Rate 69% 68% 68%
Enrolled 137 84 221
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 47% 56% 50%

Fall 2018 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jul 31, 2018
Days left to Apply
69

Applicants have 69 days left until the Fall 2018 term applications are due on Jul 31, 2018.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Fresno Pacific University before the Jul 31 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Jun 2 Jul 11
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Jun 9 Jun 19
Jul 14 Jul 24

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Fresno Pacific University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit No
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=114813 IPEDS survey data for Fresno Pacific University.