Stetson University

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Stetson University can be found in DeLand, FL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Stetson University has an enrollment of around four thousand students.

Approximately 70 percent of all applicant were admitted at Stetson University, and from those that were granted acceptance about 10 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Stetson University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Stetson University was reported as 72.4% in Fall 2020 with over 13,000 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 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Stetson University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 65.6%
  • 2017-2018: 67.8%
  • 2018-2019: 68.4%
  • 2019-2020: 72.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 64.7%

How Does Stetson University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Stetson University is twenty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Bethune-Cookman University84.1%
Rollins College58.3%
Adventist University of Health Sciences50.5%
Florida Christian College30.7%

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

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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