If you are considering submitting an application to College of the Desert, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
The following is an overiew of some of College of the Desert's admissions stats.
|College of the Desert 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for College of the Desert.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
College of the Desert does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.
College of the Desert has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider 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 prioritize the areas where you shine. What does College of the Desert consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
Make sure to check with College of the Desert for more information on admission factors.
To apply to College of the Desert, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with College of the Desert's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
College of the Desert has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.
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.
College of the Desert does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
College of the Desert is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to College of the Desert. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in College of the Desert during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Winter Term
• Spring Term
• Winter Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to College of the Desert?
❌ Students who are admitted to College of the Desert must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does College of the Desert accept transfer credits?
✅ College of the Desert accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does College of the Desert accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ College of the Desert does not accept International Baccalaureate credits or Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to College of the Desert?
✅ College of the Desert is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at College of the Desert?
❌ College of the Desert does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into College of the Desert? College of the Desert is a open admission institution. The College of the Desert acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to College of the Desert is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to College of the Desert is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
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