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Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing & Health Sciences

Quincy, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate66%
Acceptance Rate66%

Blessing-Rieman Admissions

If you are applying to Blessing-Rieman, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Blessing-Rieman Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Blessing-Rieman's admissions stats.

Blessing-Rieman 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.3
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 0%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 100%
Waitlist No

Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing & Health Sciences Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing & Health Sciences.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

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Blessing-Rieman does not offer early decision or early action.

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Is Blessing-Rieman Hard To Get Into?

Blessing-Rieman is a moderately difficult school to get into. Blessing-Rieman evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Blessing-Rieman accepted 66% of all applicants, around 362 from the 546 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Blessing-Rieman, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transferring to Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing & Health Sciences

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Blessing-Rieman?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Blessing-Rieman

What does Blessing-Rieman consider during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered

Make sure to check with Blessing-Rieman for more information on admission factors.

Blessing-Rieman Application Requirements

To apply to Blessing-Rieman, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Blessing-Rieman's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 3.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Blessing-Rieman?

Students admitted to Blessing-Rieman have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Blessing-Rieman looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Blessing-Rieman does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2016, 0% of Blessing-Rieman's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 100% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Blessing-Rieman?

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What's a Good ACT Score for Blessing-Rieman?

To be most competitive at Blessing-Rieman, you should strive to earn between 19 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Blessing-Rieman's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.

A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Blessing-Rieman students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.

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More Information on Transferring to Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing & Health Sciences

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Blessing-Rieman. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Blessing-Rieman during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Blessing-Rieman Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Blessing-Rieman?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Blessing-Rieman.

Do I have to submit test scores to Blessing-Rieman?

✅ Blessing-Rieman is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Blessing-Rieman's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Blessing-Rieman is 66%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Blessing-Rieman?

❌ Blessing-Rieman does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Blessing-Rieman?

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Blessing-Rieman Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Blessing-Rieman? Blessing-Rieman is a somewhat selective institution. The Blessing-Rieman acceptance rate is 66%. This means that the institution accepts 66 out of every 100 applicants.


Blessing-Rieman Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Blessing-Rieman is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Blessing-Rieman is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Blessing-Rieman ACT Scores


ACT Range

19 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above


19 to 24


19 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Blessing-Rieman is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Blessing-Rieman. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Blessing-Rieman SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Blessing-Rieman GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Blessing-Rieman, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.29. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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