Dominican University of California (DUofC)

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DUofC can be found in San Rafael, CA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,500 students enrolled per year at Dominican University of California.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores in the range of 1440 (25th percentile) - 1740 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 20 (25th percentile) - 25 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants accepted to DUofC. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the DUofC average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.38. An estimated 80% of all students which applied were admitted at Dominican University of California, and from those that were granted acceptance about 17% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at dominican.edu.

Overall DUofC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

77.5%

The overall acceptance rate for Dominican University of California was reported as 77.5% in Fall 2013 with over 2,320 applications submitted to DUofC. 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

  • DUofC SAT Scores: 1440 - 1740
  • DUofC ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • DUofC Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into Dominican University of California?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Dominican University of California 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 DUofC has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 52.7%
  • 2010-2011: 55.8%
  • 2011-2012: 53.7%
  • 2012-2013: 55.8%
  • 2013-2014: 77.5%
  • Projected DUofC Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 63.3%

How Does DUofC Compare?

77.5%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Dominican University of California is forty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
San Francisco Art Institute82.7%
San Francisco Conservatory of Music39.9%
California College of the Arts81.6%
California Maritime Academy74.8%
Holy Names University56.7%

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 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)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants2,32224.5%75.5%
Admitted1,80025.5%74.5%
Enrolled30527.2%72.8%

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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading480 - 570
Math480 - 590
Writing480 - 580
Total Score1440 - 1740
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math20 - 26
Composite Score20 - 25
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