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Colleges / Columbia Central University, Yauco

Columbia Central University, Yauco

Yauco, PR 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate42%
Acceptance Rate42%

Columbia Central University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Columbia Central University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Columbia Central University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Columbia Central University's admissions stats.

Columbia Central University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.0
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Columbia Central University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Columbia Central University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Considering Applying Early to Columbia Central University?

Columbia Central University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ 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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Is Columbia Central University Difficult To Get Into?

Columbia Central University is a not difficult school to get into.

In 2021, Columbia Central University accepted 42% of all applicants, about 65 from 156 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Columbia Central University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

For applicants who are non-residents, getting into Columbia Central University is moderately difficult.

Transferring to Columbia Central University

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

For Students Waitlisted to Columbia Central University

Columbia Central University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Columbia Central University 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 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Columbia Central University

What does Columbia Central University consider 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 Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Work Experience Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Talent/Ability Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Class Rank Considered
State Residency Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Columbia Central University for more information on admission factors.

Columbia Central University Application Requirements

To apply to Columbia Central University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Columbia Central 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) 2.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Columbia Central University?

Students admitted to Columbia Central University have an average unweighted GPA of 2.0.

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

Columbia Central University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Columbia Central 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.

More Information on Transferring to Columbia Central University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Columbia Central University.

Transfer students can enroll in Columbia Central University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Columbia Central University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Columbia Central University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Columbia Central University.

Does Columbia Central University accept transfer credits?

✅ Columbia Central University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Columbia Central University accepts:

• Life Long Learning Credit

Does Columbia Central University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Columbia Central University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits but does not accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Columbia Central University?

✅ Columbia Central University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is Columbia Central University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Columbia Central University is 42%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Columbia Central University?

❌ Columbia Central University does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Columbia Central University?

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Columbia Central University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Columbia Central University? Columbia Central University is a less selective institution. The Columbia Central University acceptance rate is 42%. This means that the institution accepts 41 out of every 100 applicants.


Columbia Central University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Columbia Central University is Continuous processing.

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

Columbia Central University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Columbia Central University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Columbia Central University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.0. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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