St. Thomas University

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St. Thomas University can be found in Miami Gardens, FL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around 2,700 students are enrolled at St. Thomas University.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to this school. A score in the range of 1218 to 1500 on the SAT exam, or 16 to 21 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 St. Thomas University average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.04. An estimated 50% of all students which applied were admitted at St. Thomas University, and from those that were granted acceptance about 63% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall St. Thomas University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for St. Thomas University was reported as 45.7% in Fall 2012 with over 727 college applications submitted to St. Thomas University. 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

  • SAT Scores: 1218 - 1500
  • ACT Scores: 16 - 21
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.04

How Hard Is It to Get into St. Thomas University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into St. Thomas 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 St. Thomas University has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 91.1%
  • 2009-2010: 59.3%
  • 2010-2011: 62.7%
  • 2011-2012: 39.4%
  • 2012-2013: 45.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 51.7%

How Does St. Thomas University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for St. Thomas University is twenty-one percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Florida Memorial University41.6%
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami65.0%
Palm Beach Atlantic University84.1%
Northwood University-Florida51.0%

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 Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to St. Thomas University (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading410 - 510
Math408 - 500
Writing400 - 490
Total Score1218 - 1500
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 21
Composite Score16 - 21
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