Kansas Wesleyan University Admission RequirementsSalina, Kansas
Chances of getting into Kansas Wesleyan University
How hard is it to get into Kansas Wesleyan University and can I get accepted? The school has a 47% acceptance rate ranking it #6 in Kansas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 403 out of 861 applicants were admitted making Kansas Wesleyan University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Kansas Wesleyan University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Kansas Wesleyan University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT32%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||980|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1170|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Kansas Wesleyan University?
Kansas Wesleyan University typically requires applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #5 in Kansas for highest average SAT composite score. 32 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|
|1170 and Above||Good||>60%|
|1075 to 1170||Avg +||47%-60%|
|980 to 1075||Avg -||34%-47%|
|885 to 980||Reach||23%-34%|
|Less than 885||Low||<23%|
Kansas Wesleyan University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT67%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Kansas Wesleyan University?
Admission data indicates that Kansas Wesleyan University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Kansas for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 67 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Kansas Wesleyan University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>63%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||47%-63%|
|20 to 22||Avg -||37%-47%|
|18 to 20||Reach||28%-37%|
|Less than 18||Low||<28%|
Avg. High School GPA3.25*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need above average high school grades to get into Kansas Wesleyan University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Kansas Wesleyan University was 3.25 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #17 in Kansas for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Kansas Wesleyan University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||59%||36%|
What are the requirements for admission to Kansas Wesleyan University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155414 IPEDS survey data for Kansas Wesleyan University.
Frequently Asked Questions
32% of students submit their SAT scores to Kansas Wesleyan University. 67% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
47% of those who apply are granted admission to Kansas Wesleyan University. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 980 and 1170. 32% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.