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Campbellsville University Admission Requirements

Campbellsville, Kentucky

Chances of getting into Campbellsville University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
83.3%
Admission Difficulty for Campbellsville University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Campbellsville University and can I get accepted? The school has a 83% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in Kentucky for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,952 out of 3,542 applicants were admitted making Campbellsville University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 66 percent. Campbellsville University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Campbellsville University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
940-1150
Applicants Submitting SAT
7%
SAT Scores for Campbellsville University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 940
SAT Scores for Campbellsville University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1150
Average SAT Score 1050

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Campbellsville University typically requires applicants to be in the top 71 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 940 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 1050 out of 1600. The school ranks #14 in Kentucky for highest average SAT composite score. 7 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Campbellsville University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1150 and Above Good >89%
1045 to 1150 Avg + 83%-89%
940 to 1045 Avg - 74%-83%
835 to 940 Reach 63%-74%
Less than 835 Low <63%
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Campbellsville University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
81%
ACT Scores for Campbellsville University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Campbellsville University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Campbellsville 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. The school ranks #15 in Kentucky for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 81 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Campbellsville University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Campbellsville University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >89%
21 to 24 Avg + 83%-89%
18 to 21 Avg - 74%-83%
15 to 18 Reach 63%-74%
Less than 15 Low <63%
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Campbellsville University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.2
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Campbellsville University?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Campbellsville University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Campbellsville University was 3.2 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #20 in Kentucky for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.2 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Campbellsville University accepts 83% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Campbellsville University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 23% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 13% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 14% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 20% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 12% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

High School Class Rank

69% of Campbellsville University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Campbellsville University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 17%
Top 25% of class 38%
Top 50% of class 69%
Bottom 50% of class 31%
Bottom 25% of class 0%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Campbellsville University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,966 1,576 3,542
Accepted 1,666 1,286 2,952
Acceptance Rate 85% 82% 83%
Enrolled 325 336 661
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 20% 26% 22%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Aug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Campbellsville University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Campbellsville University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

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

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
S
Saint Catharine College

Saint Catharine, Kentucky

M
Midway University

Midway, Kentucky

G
Georgetown College

Georgetown, Kentucky

M
College of Mount St. Joseph

Cincinnati, Ohio

M
Maryville College

Maryville, Tennessee

T
Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Tennessee

K
King College

Bristol, Tennessee

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=156365 IPEDS survey data for Campbellsville University.

FAQs

Does Campbellsville University prefer SAT or ACT?

7% of students submit their SAT scores to Campbellsville University. 81% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Campbellsville University?

83% of those who apply are granted admission to Campbellsville University. Admission competition is and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Campbellsville University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 940 and 1150. 7% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Campbellsville University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 24. 81% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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