Johnson & Wales University-Denver

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Johnson & Wales University-Denver can be found in Denver, CO, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over 1,700 students are enrolled at Johnson & Wales University-Denver.

78% of all applicants are accepted to Johnson & Wales University-Denver, from which 21 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Johnson & Wales University-Denver Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Johnson & Wales University-Denver was reported as 78.5% in Fall 2013 with over 2,000 college 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.

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 Johnson & Wales University-Denver has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 71.4%
  • 2010-2011: 77.0%
  • 2011-2012: 69.6%
  • 2012-2013: 61.8%
  • 2013-2014: 78.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 71.8%

How Does Johnson & Wales University-Denver Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Johnson & Wales University-Denver is forty-one percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

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Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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