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Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|Doane University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||12%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||14%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||86%|
Doane University does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Doane University must submit the following items. Double check with Doane University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Doane University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 90% submitted a class rank. At Doane University 12% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 43% were in the top 25% and 76% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Doane University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||24%|
|3.50 and 3.74||21%|
|3.25 and 3.49||18%|
|3.00 and 3.24||7%|
|2.50 and 2.9||13%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1%|
Doane University doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Doane University 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.
In 2021, 14% of Doane University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 86% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be most competitive at Doane University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Doane University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Doane University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
Transfer students can enroll in Doane University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Doane University?
Students who are admitted to Doane University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Doane University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Doane University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Doane University?
Doane University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Doane University's acceptance rate?
Doane University's acceptance rate is 69%.
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to Doane University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Doane University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Doane University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.52. 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.
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