Campbellsville University

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Campbellsville University can be found in Campbellsville, KY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 3,800 students are enrolled at Campbellsville University.

The majority of students admitted to Campbellsville University earned an SAT score between 1220 to 1550, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 18 to 24. We were able to estimate the Campbellsville University average GPA (2.89 - 3.18) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Roughly 70 percent of all applicant were accepted at Campbellsville University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 29 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Campbellsville University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Campbellsville University was reported as 68.4% in Fall 2013 with over 2,650 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1220 - 1550
  • ACT Scores: 18 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Campbellsville University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Campbellsville University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Campbellsville University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 68.5%
  • 2010-2011: 64.7%
  • 2011-2012: 63.3%
  • 2012-2013: 66.7%
  • 2013-2014: 68.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 66.6%

How Does Campbellsville University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Campbellsville University is twenty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Centre College68.6%
Asbury University65.7%
Berea College34.3%
Bellarmine University94.8%
Kentucky State University37.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Campbellsville University (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading420 - 505
Math400 - 525
Writing400 - 520
Total Score1220 - 1550
ACT®Score Range
English18 - 24
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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