Private 4 Year

Doane University Admission Requirements

Crete, Nebraska

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Chances of getting into Doane University

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Doane University
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Doane University and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Doane University is 77%.  It ranks #6 in Nebraska for lowest rate of acceptance. Doane University is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,361 out of 1,763 applicants were admitted.

Doane University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.6. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Doane University application fee is $0 and applications are due by Aug 15.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by Doane University.

Doane University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
SAT Scores for Doane University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Doane University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class
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Doane University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
ACT Scores for Doane University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Doane University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Doane University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
Typical High School Grades 

What GPA do you need to get into Doane University?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Doane University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Doane University was 3.6 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #4 in Nebraska for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.6 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Doane University accepts 77% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted Doane University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 22.0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 24.0% Avg +
3.50 to 3.74 20.0% Avg -
3.25 to 3.49 12.0% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 10.0% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 9.0% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 3.0% Low
1.00 to 1.99 0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

High School Class Rank

78% of Doane University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Doane University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 21%
Top 25% of class 50%
Top 50% of class 78%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Doane University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 602 1,161 1,763
Accepted 515 846 1,361
Acceptance Rate 86% 73% 77%
Enrolled 98 139 237
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 19% 16% 17%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Fall 2023 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 15, 2023
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 137 days left until the Fall 2023 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Doane University is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Doane University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181020 IPEDS survey data for Doane University.


What is my chance of getting into Doane University?

77% of those who apply are granted admission to Doane University. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.