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How hard is it to get into Nebraska Wesleyan University and can I get accepted? The school has a 68% acceptance rate ranking it #8 in Nebraska for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,630 out of 2,405 applicants were admitted making Nebraska Wesleyan University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 42 percent. Nebraska Wesleyan University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Nebraska Wesleyan University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||530|
|SAT Composite 25th||1070|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||610|
|SAT Composite 75th||1240|
|Average SAT Score||1160|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Nebraska Wesleyan University?
Nebraska Wesleyan University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 47 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1070 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 980. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1160 out of 1600. The school ranks #4 in Nebraska for highest average SAT composite score. 10 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1240 and Above||Good||>78%|
|1155 to 1240||Avg +||68%-78%|
|1070 to 1155||Avg -||56%-68%|
|985 to 1070||Reach||42%-56%|
|Less than 985||Low||<42%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||30|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
|Average ACT Score||25|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Nebraska Wesleyan University?
Admission data indicates that Nebraska Wesleyan University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #2 in Nebraska for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 94 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Nebraska Wesleyan University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>78%|
|25 to 28||Avg +||68%-78%|
|22 to 25||Avg -||56%-68%|
|19 to 22||Reach||42%-56%|
|Less than 19||Low||<42%|
What GPA do you need to get into Nebraska Wesleyan University?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Nebraska Wesleyan University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Nebraska Wesleyan University was 3.52 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Nebraska for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Nebraska Wesleyan University accepts 68% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.52 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||28%||33%||30%|
The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on May 1, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Nebraska Wesleyan University is $0.
What are the requirements for admission to Nebraska Wesleyan University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||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=181446 IPEDS survey data for Nebraska Wesleyan University.
10% of students submit their SAT scores to Nebraska Wesleyan University. 94% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
68% of those who apply are granted admission to Nebraska Wesleyan University. Admission competition is low and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1070 and 1240. 10% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 22 and 28. 94% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.