Thiel College

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Thiel College can be found in Greenville, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Thiel College has only about 730 enrolled students, which allows them to offer higher teacher to student ratios.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to this school. A score between 890 - 1150 on the SAT exam, or 15 - 23 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 Thiel College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.64 - 3.18. Thiel College sends acceptance letters to approximately 80 percent of those that apply. Of those that are admitted, nearly 17 percent of students enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Thiel College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Thiel College was reported as 79.4% in Fall 2020 with over 1,830 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: 15 - 23
  • Average GPA: 2.64 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Thiel College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Thiel College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2024 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2024-2025 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Thiel College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 74.2%
  • 2017-2018: 62.9%
  • 2018-2019: 76.1%
  • 2019-2020: 79.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2024-2025: 69.5%

How Does Thiel College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Thiel College is forty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Cleveland Institute of Art69.6%
Cleveland Institute of Music36.6%
Bethany College95.3%
Wheeling Jesuit University68.3%

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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Thiel College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading450 - 580
Math440 - 570
Total Score890 - 1150
ACT®Score Range
English14 - 22
Math15 - 25
Composite Score15 - 23
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