|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
Can I get into Oakwood University? The school has a 48% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,053 out of 2,177 applicants were admitted making Oakwood University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 80 percent. Oakwood University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 37% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||440|
|SAT Math 25th||400|
|SAT Composite 25th||840|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||520|
|SAT Composite 75th||1090|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Oakwood University?
Oakwood University typically requires applicants to be in the top 86 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 840 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 715. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 965 out of 1600. 48 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1090 and Above||Good||>61%|
|965 to 1090||Avg +||48%-61%|
|840 to 965||Avg -||35%-48%|
|715 to 840||Reach||24%-35%|
|Less than 715||Low||<24%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|ACT Composite 75th||21|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Oakwood University?
Admission data indicates that Oakwood University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 66 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Oakwood University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|21 and Above||Good||>64%|
|18 to 21||Avg +||48%-64%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||38%-48%|
|14 to 16||Reach||28%-38%|
|Less than 14||Low||<28%|
You will need about average high school grades to get into Oakwood University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Oakwood University was 3.03 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Oakwood University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||12%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||14%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||15%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||24%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||15%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||4%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Reach|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||35%||40%||37%|
What are the requirements for admission to Oakwood University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=101912 IPEDS survey data for Oakwood University.