If you want to apply to Thomas Aquinas College California, the application fee costs $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Thomas Aquinas College - California 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.
Thomas Aquinas College California is avery difficult school to get into. Thomas Aquinas College California evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, Thomas Aquinas College California **accepted 87% of students, around 143 of the 164 students who applied.
Schools that are very difficult to get into, like Thomas Aquinas College California, accept fewer than 60% of all applicants. At least 50% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT and over 26 on the ACT. Thomas Aquinas College California has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Thomas Aquinas College California must submit the following items. Double check with Thomas Aquinas College California'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|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Thomas Aquinas College California have an average unweighted GPA of 3.8.
Out of all students that were admitted, 11% submitted a class rank. At Thomas Aquinas College California 20% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 40% were in the top 25% and 100% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Thomas Aquinas College - California, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||53%|
|3.50 and 3.74||13%|
|3.25 and 3.49||11%|
|3.00 and 3.24||3%|
|2.50 and 2.9||2%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2%|
|Thomas Aquinas College California does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Thomas Aquinas College California 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, 44% of Thomas Aquinas College California's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 18% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Thomas Aquinas College California applicants, you should strive to earn between 1230 and 1350 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Thomas Aquinas College California 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1350 and 25% of scored lower than 1230, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Thomas Aquinas College California students scored 670 or higher and 75% of students scored 630 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Thomas Aquinas College California students scored 720 or higher, and 75% scored a 630 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Thomas Aquinas College California, you should strive to earn between 25 and 30 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 30 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Thomas Aquinas College California's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 30, and three out of four students scored lower than 30 on the ACT.
A 25 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Thomas Aquinas College California students. Only one out of every four students scored below 25.
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Can I defer my acceptance to Thomas Aquinas College California?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Thomas Aquinas College California.
Does Thomas Aquinas College California accept transfer credits?
Thomas Aquinas College California does not accept transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Thomas Aquinas College California accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Thomas Aquinas College California accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsbut does not accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Thomas Aquinas College California?
Thomas Aquinas College California. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Thomas Aquinas College California? Thomas Aquinas College California is a very selective institution. The Thomas Aquinas College California acceptance rate is 87%. This means that the institution accepts 87 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Thomas Aquinas College California is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Thomas Aquinas College California is 27. Students with an ACT score of 30 and above have a good chance of getting into Thomas Aquinas College California. Students with an ACT score that falls between 25 and 30 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 25 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Thomas Aquinas College California, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.75. 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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