Catholic University of America (CUA)
CUA can be found in Washington, DC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Catholic University of America has an enrollment of about seven thousand students.
Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores to Catholic University of America. A score within the range of 1010 - 1220 on the SAT exam, or 22 - 27 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the CUA average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.23 - 3.45. An estimated 60 percent of all students which applied were accepted at Catholic University of America, and from those that were granted acceptance about 22 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.cua.edu.
Overall CUA Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Catholic University of America was reported as 60.1% in Fall 2013 with over 6,300 applications submitted to CUA. 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
- CUA ACT Scores: 22 - 27
- CUA Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.45
How Hard Is It to Get into Catholic University of America?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Catholic University of America, 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 Catholic University of America has been on a downward trend over the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 81.1%
- 2010-2011: 86.0%
- 2011-2012: 86.8%
- 2012-2013: 63.2%
- 2013-2014: 60.1%
- Projected CUA Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 70.1%
How Does CUA Compare?
The acceptance rate for Catholic University of America is eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Trinity Washington University||52.3%|
|Washington Adventist University||32.7%|
|Bowie State University||51.8%|
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 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)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to CUA (Fall 2013)
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||22 - 27|