Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 4 3
Foreign Language 2 1
Social Studies 3 2
History 1
Academic Electives 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some August 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: No policy as of now, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
275 Eastland Road
Berea
OH
44017-2088
Phone
(877) BW-APPLY
Fax
(440) 826-3830
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 recommended for all freshmen
Other
Minimum 3.0 cum GPA and recently graded paper in lieu of ACT or SAT scores for Test Optional applicants recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
73% of 3,928 applicants were admitted
Women
68% of 2,221 applicants were admitted
Men
78% of 1,701 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
704 (25%) of 2,851 admitted students enrolled
Women
358 (24%) of 1,518 admitted students enrolled
Men
346 (26%) of 1,333 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
32%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
16%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 567 average, 520-620 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6%
Score of 600 - 700
28%
Score of 500 - 600
46%
Score of 400 - 500
17%
Score of 300 - 400
3%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 579 average, 520-633 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
7%
Score of 600 - 700
34%
Score of 500 - 600
45%
Score of 400 - 500
14%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24 average, 21-27 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
10%
Score of 24 - 29
44%
Score of 18 - 23
39%
Score of 12 - 17
6%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 16%
Top quarter: 48%
Top half: 82%
National Merit Scholar
0%
Valedictorian
2%
Class President
1%
Student Government Officer
3%