Cincinnati, Ohio

Cincinnati Bible College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Cincinnati Christian University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Cincinnati Christian University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Cincinnati Bible College and can I get accepted? The school has a 88% acceptance rate ranking it #62 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 415 out of 471 applicants were admitted making Cincinnati Christian University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 86 percent. Cincinnati Christian University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 29% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Cincinnati Bible College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Cincinnati Christian University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 270
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 720
SAT Scores for Cincinnati Christian University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 400
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 990
Average SAT Score 860

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Cincinnati Christian University typically requires applicants to be in the top 97 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 720 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 580. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 860 out of 1600. The school ranks #51 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 19 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Cincinnati Christian University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
990 and Above Good >93%
855 to 990 Avg + 88%-93%
720 to 855 Avg - 81%-88%
585 to 720 Reach 72%-81%
Less than 585 Low <72%
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Cincinnati Bible College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Cincinnati Christian University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Cincinnati Christian University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Cincinnati Bible College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #53 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 83 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Cincinnati Christian University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Cincinnati Christian University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >93%
19 to 23 Avg + 88%-93%
16 to 19 Avg - 82%-88%
13 to 16 Reach 75%-82%
Less than 13 Low <75%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You will need about average high school grades to get into Cincinnati Christian University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Cincinnati Christian University was 3.12 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #45 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.12 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Cincinnati Bible College accepts 88% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Cincinnati Christian University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 20% Good
3.50 to 3.75 9% Good
3.25 to 3.50 18% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 15% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 21% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 14% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 3% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Cincinnati Christian University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 107 364 471
Accepted 106 309 415
Acceptance Rate 99% 85% 88%
Enrolled 37 84 121
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 35% 27% 29%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jul 1, 2020
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 257 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 1, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Cincinnati Bible College before the Jul 1 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Nov 2 Nov 15
Dec 7 Dec 20
Mar 14 Mar 27
May 2 May 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Oct 26 Nov 14
Dec 14 Dec 24
Feb 8 Feb 19
Apr 4 Apr 14
Jun 13 Jun 23

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Cincinnati Christian University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

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

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=201858 IPEDS survey data for Cincinnati Christian University.