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Colleges / Southern California Seminary

Southern California Seminary

El Cajon, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate45%
Acceptance Rate45%

Southern California Seminary Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to Southern California Seminary, the application fee is $37.

Southern California Seminary Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Southern California Seminary's admissions stats.

Southern California Seminary 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Southern California Seminary Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Southern California Seminary.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Yes Info Not Available ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action Yes –– ––

Want to Apply Early to Southern California Seminary?

Southern California Seminary offers early decision and also offers early action. Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.

Some students apply to college early in hopes that it will increase their chances of getting in. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase your chance of acceptance, since it is a way to show your interest in a school.

➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Southern California Seminary

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Southern California Seminary

Southern California Seminary has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Southern California Seminary Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. 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 on the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Southern California Seminary

Wondering what factors are considered by Southern California Seminary during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Application Essay Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Interview Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Considered
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered

Make sure to check with Southern California Seminary for more information on admission factors.

Southern California Seminary Application Requirements

To apply to Southern California Seminary, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Southern California Seminary'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) 2.0
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Southern California Seminary?

Southern California Seminary has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

Southern California Seminary does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Southern California Seminary 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.

More Information on Transferring to Southern California Seminary

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Southern California Seminary. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Southern California Seminary during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Southern California Seminary Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Southern California Seminary?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Southern California Seminary.

Does Southern California Seminary accept transfer credits?

✅ Southern California Seminary accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Southern California Seminary accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Southern California Seminary accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Southern California Seminary accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Southern California Seminary?

✅ Southern California Seminary is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is Southern California Seminary's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Southern California Seminary is 45%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Southern California Seminary?

✅ Southern California Seminary offers early decision but the school has not provided an acceptance rate.

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Southern California Seminary Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Southern California Seminary? Southern California Seminary is a somewhat selective institution. The Southern California Seminary acceptance rate is 45%. This means that the institution accepts 45 out of every 100 applicants.


Southern California Seminary Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southern California Seminary is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southern California Seminary is Continuous processing.

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

Southern California Seminary ACT Scores


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Southern California Seminary GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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