Quantcast

Dominican Admission Chances


Reviews 0 Write a Review!

Acceptance Chances

Can I get into Dominican? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,612 out of 4,161 applicants or 63% were admitted making Dominican a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores. Dominican University typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 2,768 1,393 4,161
Accepted 1,749 863 2,612
Acceptance Rate 63% 62% 63%
Enrolled 311 173 484
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 18% 20% 19%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Dominican University and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that Dominican regularly accepts students with ACTs of 19 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 99 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Dominican University.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 815. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1045 out of 1600. 3 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.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 930 1160
SAT Reading 470 590
SAT Math 460 570
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 18 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >76%
21 to 24 Avg + 63%-76%
19 to 21 Avg - 53%-63%
17 to 19 Reach 42%-53%
Less than 17 Low <42%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >74%
1045 to 1160 Avg + 63%-74%
930 to 1045 Avg - 50%-63%
815 to 930 Reach 37%-50%
Less than 815 Low <37%

Estimated GPA Requirements

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Dominican University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Dominican University was 3.59 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Dominican accepts 63% of students who apply.

What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 17% Good
3.50 to 3.75 19% Good
3.25 to 3.50 19% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 22% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 22% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 1% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 0% Low
2.00 to 2.25 0% Low

Fall 2017 Application Deadline

You have 40 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Jul 1, 2017.

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

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=148496 IPEDS survey data for Dominican University.



highest acceptance rate stanford requirements university of toledo tuition purdue gpa calculator boston university sat scores university of phoenix tuition colleges in massachusetts america ranked in math and science best community colleges in usa rankings america ranked education colleges in philadelphia