DeSales University can be found in Center Valley, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around three thousand students enrolled per year at DeSales University.
The majority of students admitted to DeSales University got an SAT score in the range of 930 - 1190, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 22 - 26. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the DeSales University average GPA ranges from 3.23 to 3.38 for accepted students. Roughly 80% of all applicant were accepted at DeSales University, and from those that were granted acceptance around 21% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.desales.edu.
Overall DeSales University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for DeSales University was reported as 75.8% in Fall 2013 with over 2,620 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
- ACT Scores: 22 - 26
- Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.38
How Hard Is It to Get into DeSales University?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into DeSales University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2018 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2018-2019 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for DeSales University has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 73.3%
- 2010-2011: 73.7%
- 2011-2012: 72.6%
- 2012-2013: 71.6%
- 2013-2014: 75.8%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2018-2019: 73.7%
How Does DeSales University Compare?
The acceptance rate for DeSales University is thirty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley||85.5%|
|Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary||80.0%|
|Cedar Crest College||58.8%|
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 Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
- 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 DeSales University (Fall 2013)
|English||20 - 26|
|Math||19 - 25|
|Composite Score||22 - 26|