William Peace University (Peace College)

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Peace College can be found in Raleigh, NC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Peace College has only approximately 800 enrolled students, which allows them to offer higher teacher to student ratios.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 810 (25th percentile) to 1030 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 16 (25th percentile) to 21 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants that get into this school. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Peace College average GPA ranges from 2.71 to 3.04 for accepted students. Roughly 90% of all applicant were accepted at Peace College, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 33% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at peace.edu.

Overall Peace College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

90.9%

The overall acceptance rate for William Peace University was reported as 90.9% in Fall 2013 with over 1,080 applications submitted to William Peace 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

  • Peace College ACT Scores: 16 - 21
  • Peace College Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.04

How Hard Is It to Get into William Peace University?

Applicant Selectivity: Low

When considering the average GPA and SAT/ACT scores of students accepted to William Peace University and comparing to other schools nationwide, applicant selectivity is lower than most other schools.

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 Peace College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 63.9%
  • 2010-2011: 61.0%
  • 2011-2012: 52.7%
  • 2012-2013: 59.2%
  • 2013-2014: 90.9%
  • Projected Peace College Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 70.4%

How Does Peace College Compare?

90.9%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for William Peace University is sixty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Saint Augustine's University67.4%
Shaw University54.5%
Meredith College62.3%
Barton College41.8%
Methodist University61.2%

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 Recommended
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • 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)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,08330.7%69.3%
Admitted98430.0%70.0%
Enrolled32838.4%61.6%

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

ACT®Score Range
English15 - 21
Math16 - 21
Composite Score16 - 21
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