Notre Dame College

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Notre Dame College can be found in Cleveland, OH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,300 students enrolled each year at Notre Dame College.

Most of the students admitted to this school earned an SAT score within the range of 816 to 1020, or got accepted with an ACT composite score within the range of 18 to 22. We were able to estimate the Notre Dame College average GPA (2.89 - 3.14) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 90% of all those who apply are admitted to Notre Dame College, from which 15% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Notre Dame College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Notre Dame College was reported as 90.2% in Fall 2013 with over 2,470 applications submitted to Notre Dame College. 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 - 22
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into Notre Dame College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Notre Dame College, 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 Notre Dame College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 49.9%
  • 2010-2011: 81.1%
  • 2011-2012: 88.9%
  • 2012-2013: 50.9%
  • 2013-2014: 90.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 75.5%

How Does Notre Dame College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Notre Dame College is sixty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
John Carroll University83.3%
Ursuline College57.8%
Cleveland Institute of Music54.8%
Cleveland Institute of Art68.3%
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 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)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Notre Dame College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English16 - 21
Math16 - 22
Composite Score18 - 22
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