SCU Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Southwestern Christian University
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into SCU and can I get accepted? The school has a 77% acceptance rate. Last year, 151 out of 196 applicants were admitted making Southwestern Christian University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 88% chose to enroll. This indicates that admission to the school is highly desirable and it may be a primary choice for many students.
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SCU SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT19%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||430|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||620|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1220|
|Average SAT Score||1060|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Southwestern Christian University?
Southwestern Christian University typically requires applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 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 740. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1220 and Above||Good||>85%|
|1060 to 1220||Avg +||77%-85%|
|900 to 1060||Avg -||66%-77%|
|740 to 900||Reach||54%-66%|
|Less than 740||Low||<54%|
SCU ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT69%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||20|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Average ACT Score||18|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SCU?
Admission data indicates that SCU 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 20 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 69 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Southwestern Christian University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>85%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||77%-85%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||66%-77%|
|14 to 16||Reach||54%-66%|
|Less than 14||Low||<54%|
Southwestern Christian University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||83%||90%||88%|
What are the requirements for admission to Southwestern Christian University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor 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=207856 IPEDS survey data for Southwestern Christian University.