Judson University

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

The majority of students that got into this school earned an SAT score within the range of 960 to 1130, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 18 to 27. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Judson University average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.45 for accepted students. Judson University admits approximately 70% of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, nearly 39% of students continue on to register and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at judsonu.edu.

Overall Judson University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Judson University was reported as 70.7% in Fall 2013 with over 737 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.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 27
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Judson University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Judson 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 2020 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Judson University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 70.9%
  • 2010-2011: 65.8%
  • 2011-2012: 64.1%
  • 2012-2013: 65.1%
  • 2013-2014: 70.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 67.5%

How Does Judson University Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Judson University is twenty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Wheaton College68.7%
Elmhurst College71.8%
North Central College63.7%
Aurora University76.0%
Trinity International University-Illinois93.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores 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 Judson University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English17 - 28
Math17 - 27
Composite Score18 - 27
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