Ashland University (Ashland College)

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Ashland University can be found in Ashland, OH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Ashland University has an enrollment of approximately six thousand students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores between 1310 (25th percentile) to 1630 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 20 (25th percentile) to 25 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants that get into Ashland College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Ashland College average GPA ranges from 2.98 to 3.25 for accepted students. 74% of all those students that apply are admitted to Ashland College, from which 29 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Ashland College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Ashland University was reported as 74.4% in Fall 2013 with over 2,930 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

  • Ashland College SAT Scores: 1310 - 1630
  • Ashland College ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • Ashland College Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Ashland University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Ashland 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 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Ashland University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 80.2%
  • 2010-2011: 75.3%
  • 2011-2012: 72.2%
  • 2012-2013: 70.5%
  • 2013-2014: 74.4%
  • Projected Ashland College Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 73.5%

How Does Ashland College Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Ashland College is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The College of Wooster56.3%
Oberlin College30.4%
Kenyon College38.4%
Mount Vernon Nazarene University63.5%
Baldwin Wallace University64.0%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • 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 Ashland College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading430 - 550
Math440 - 550
Writing440 - 530
Total Score1310 - 1630
ACT®Score Range
English19 - 24
Math19 - 25
Composite Score20 - 25
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