Wingate University

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Wingate University can be found in Wingate, NC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Wingate University has an enrollment of about two thousand students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores in the range of 1340 (25th percentile) - 1650 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 19 (25th percentile) - 24 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants that get into this school. We were able to estimate the Wingate University average GPA (2.98 - 3.25) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Approximately 80 percent of all students which applied were admitted at Wingate University, and from those that were granted acceptance about 15 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wingate.edu.

Overall Wingate University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

79.3%

The overall acceptance rate for Wingate University was reported as 79.3% in Fall 2013 with over 5,320 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: 1340 - 1650
  • ACT Scores: 19 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Wingate University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Wingate 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 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 Wingate University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 52.0%
  • 2010-2011: 87.7%
  • 2011-2012: 80.7%
  • 2012-2013: 80.9%
  • 2013-2014: 79.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 79.1%

How Does Wingate University Compare?

79.3%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Queens University of Charlotte76.9%
Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte59.6%
Johnson C Smith University36.7%
Pfeiffer University96.1%
Belmont Abbey College67.6%

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)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants5,32339.8%60.2%
Admitted4,22137.8%62.2%
Enrolled64242.8%57.2%

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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading440 - 550
Math470 - 570
Writing430 - 530
Total Score1340 - 1650
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score19 - 24
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