Ohio Dominican University (ODU)

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Ohio Dominican University can be found in Columbus, OH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over 3,300 students are enrolled at ODU.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT exam scores at ODU. A score within the range of 1350 - 1640 on the SAT exam, or 20 - 24 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Ohio Dominican University (ODU) average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.98 - 3.25. 49% of all those students that apply are accepted to ODU, from which 18 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at ohiodominican.edu.

Overall Ohio Dominican University (ODU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Ohio Dominican University was reported as 49.4% in Fall 2013 with over 2,650 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

  • ODU SAT Scores: 1350 - 1640
  • ODU ACT Scores: 20 - 24
  • ODU Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Ohio Dominican University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Ohio Dominican 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 Ohio Dominican University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 59.3%
  • 2010-2011: 59.0%
  • 2011-2012: 61.0%
  • 2012-2013: 66.0%
  • 2013-2014: 49.4%
  • Projected ODU Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 57.7%

How Does Ohio Dominican University (ODU) Compare?

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The acceptance rate for ODU is twelve percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Capital University76.0%
Columbus College of Art and Design87.4%
Mount Carmel College of Nursing54.2%
Otterbein University73.7%
Ohio Wesleyan University75.4%

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 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 Ohio Dominican University (ODU) (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading440 - 540
Math480 - 580
Writing430 - 520
Total Score1350 - 1640
ACT®Score Range
English19 - 24
Math19 - 26
Composite Score20 - 24
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