Chances of getting into Oklahoma Wesleyan University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into OKWU and can I get accepted? The school has a 68% acceptance rate ranking it #10 in Oklahoma for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,662 out of 2,454 applicants were admitted making OKWU a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 86 percent. Only 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Oklahoma Wesleyan University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 240
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 690
SAT Scores for Oklahoma Wesleyan University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 520
SAT Math 75th 520
SAT Composite 75th 1040
Average SAT Score 870

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

Oklahoma Wesleyan University typically requires applicants to be in the top 98 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 690 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 510. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 870 out of 1600. The school ranks #14 in Oklahoma for highest average SAT composite score. 22 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Oklahoma Wesleyan University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1040 and Above Good >78%
865 to 1040 Avg + 68%-78%
690 to 865 Avg - 56%-68%
515 to 690 Reach 42%-56%
Less than 515 Low <42%
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ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Oklahoma Wesleyan University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Oklahoma Wesleyan University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 21
ACT Composite 75th 21
Average ACT Score 18

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that OKWU 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 14 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 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #16 in Oklahoma for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 78 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Oklahoma Wesleyan University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Oklahoma Wesleyan University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >80%
18 to 21 Avg + 68%-80%
16 to 18 Avg - 58%-68%
14 to 16 Reach 48%-58%
Less than 14 Low <48%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Oklahoma Wesleyan University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Oklahoma Wesleyan University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,359 1,095 2,454
Accepted 864 798 1,662
Acceptance Rate 64% 73% 68%
Enrolled 81 111 192
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 9% 14% 12%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Oklahoma Wesleyan University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Oklahoma Wesleyan University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
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 Oklahoma Wesleyan University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education IPEDS survey data for Oklahoma Wesleyan University.

Frequently Asked Questions

22% of students submit their SAT scores to OKWU. 78% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

68% of those who apply are granted admission to OKWU. Admission competition is low 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 690 and 1040. 22% 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 16 and 21. 78% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.