Wittenberg University

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Wittenberg University, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Springfield, OH, a predominately urban area. There are around a thousand students enrolled per year at Wittenberg University.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at this school. A score between 1025 to 1200 on the SAT exam, or 20 to 27 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Wittenberg University average GPA (3.06 - 3.45) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of around 91 percent with 16 percent of applicants deciding to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wittenberg.edu.

Overall Wittenberg University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Wittenberg University was reported as 91.3% in Fall 2020 with over 2,390 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

  • ACT Scores: 20 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Wittenberg University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Wittenberg 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 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Wittenberg University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 78.3%
  • 2017-2018: 72.2%
  • 2018-2019: 73.7%
  • 2019-2020: 91.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 75.4%

How Does Wittenberg University Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Wittenberg University is sixty-one percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Cedarville University78.8%
Central State University56.8%
Wilberforce University41.4%
Kettering College22.2%

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 Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Wittenberg University (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading510 - 610
Math515 - 590
Total Score1025 - 1200
ACT®Score Range
English18 - 26
Math18 - 26
Composite Score20 - 27
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