If you want to apply to Paul Quinn College, the regular decision application deadline is June 1 and the application fee costs $25.
Here is an overiew of some of Paul Quinn College's admissions stats.
|Paul Quinn College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||9.86%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||34%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||51%|
These are the application deadlines for Paul Quinn College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||June 1||––|
Paul Quinn College does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Paul Quinn College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.
Wondering what factors are considered by Paul Quinn College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with Paul Quinn College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Paul Quinn College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Paul Quinn College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.75|
Students admitted to Paul Quinn College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 90.1% submitted a class rank. At Paul Quinn College 9.86% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 19.7% were in the top 25% and 39.4% were in the top 50%.
At Paul Quinn College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Paul Quinn College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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.
Paul Quinn College considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Paul Quinn College is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 34% of Paul Quinn College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 51% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be most competitive at Paul Quinn College, you should strive to earn between 13 and 18 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 18 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Paul Quinn College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 18, and three out of four students scored lower than 18 on the ACT.
A 13 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Paul Quinn College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 13.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Paul Quinn College.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is June 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Paul Quinn College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Paul Quinn College?
❌ Students who are admitted to Paul Quinn College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Paul Quinn College accept transfer credits?
✅ Paul Quinn College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Paul Quinn College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does Paul Quinn College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ Paul Quinn College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits or Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Paul Quinn College?
❌ No, Paul Quinn College is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is Paul Quinn College's acceptance rate?
✅ Paul Quinn College's acceptance rate is 99%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Paul Quinn College?
❌ Paul Quinn College does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Paul Quinn College? Paul Quinn College is a somewhat selective institution. The Paul Quinn College acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 98 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Paul Quinn College is Jun 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Paul Quinn College is Jun 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
18 and Above
13 to 18
13 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Paul Quinn College is 16. Students with an ACT score of 18 and above have a good chance of getting into Paul Quinn College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 13 and 18 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 13 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Paul Quinn College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.6. 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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