|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
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How hard is it to get into Wilberforce University and can I get accepted? The school has a 39% acceptance rate ranking it #8 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,384 out of 3,544 applicants were admitted making Wilberforce University a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 81 percent. Wilberforce University typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 10% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Wilberforce University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 33% of students submit SAT scores and 41% submit ACT scores.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||351|
|SAT Math 25th||383|
|SAT Composite 25th||734|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||442|
|SAT Math 75th||401|
|SAT Composite 75th||843|
|Average SAT Score||790|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Wilberforce University?
Wilberforce University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 734 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 680. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 790 out of 1600. The school ranks #53 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 33 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|843 and Above||Good||>52%|
|788 to 843||Avg +||39%-52%|
|734 to 788||Avg -||27%-39%|
|680 to 734||Reach||18%-27%|
|Less than 680||Low||<18%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||15|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||19|
|ACT Math 75th||19|
|ACT Composite 75th||19|
|Average ACT Score||17|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Wilberforce University?
Admission data indicates that Wilberforce University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 15 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 81 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 17 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 19 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #54 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. 41 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Wilberforce University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|19 and Above||Good||>52%|
|17 to 19||Avg +||39%-52%|
|15 to 17||Avg -||27%-39%|
|13 to 15||Reach||18%-27%|
|Less than 13||Low||<18%|
What GPA do you need to get into Wilberforce University?
You can get into Wilberforce University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Wilberforce University was 2.82 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #56 in Ohio for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Wilberforce University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
*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. 2.82 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||8%||13%||10%|
Applicants have 183 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Wilberforce University is $25.
What are the requirements for admission to Wilberforce University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not 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|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=206491 IPEDS survey data for Wilberforce University.
33% of students submit their SAT scores to Wilberforce University. 41% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
39% of those who apply are granted admission to Wilberforce University. Admission competition is high and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 734 and 843. 33% 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 15 and 19. 41% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.