Cleary College Admission Requirements

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Chances of getting into Cleary University

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Cleary College? Cleary University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Cleary University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Can you get in?

Find out which students are getting accepted at Cleary College, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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Cleary College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Cleary University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for Cleary University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 580
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1150
Average SAT Score 1040

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Cleary 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #31 in Michigan for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 100 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Cleary University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1150 and Above Good >70%
1040 to 1150 Avg + 58%-70%
930 to 1040 Avg - 45%-58%
820 to 930 Reach 32%-45%
Less than 820 Low <32%
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Cleary College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Cleary University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Cleary University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 18
ACT Composite 75th 19
Average ACT Score 18

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Cleary College?

Admission data indicates that Cleary College 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 18 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 19 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #37 in Michigan for highest average ACT composite score. 3 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Cleary University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Cleary University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
19 and Above Good >80%
18 to 19 Avg + 58%-80%
18 to 18 Avg - 58%-58%
18 to 18 Reach 58%-58%
Less than 18 Low <58%
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Cleary College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

What GPA do you need to get into Cleary University?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Cleary College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Cleary University was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #35 in Michigan for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Cleary College accepts 58% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

High School Class Rank

100% of Cleary University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Cleary University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 0%
Top 25% of class 0%
Top 50% of class 100%
Bottom 50% of class 0%
Bottom 25% of class 0%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House


Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 15, 2020
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 0 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2020.

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

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

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
Adrian College

Adrian, Michigan

Lourdes University

Sylvania, Ohio

University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, Indiana

Ursuline College

Pepper Pike, Ohio

Anderson University

Anderson, Indiana

Trinity Christian College

Palos Heights, Illinois

Trinity International University

Deerfield, Illinois

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=169327 IPEDS survey data for Cleary University.


Does Cleary University prefer SAT or ACT?

100% of students submit their SAT scores to Cleary College. 3% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Cleary University?

Cleary College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.

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