If you are applying to Johnson University, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and the application fee costs $35.
Here is an overiew of some of Johnson University's admissions stats.
|Johnson University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||18%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||28%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||71%|
These are the application deadlines for Johnson University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||August 1||––|
Johnson University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Johnson University directly for more information about early applications.
➡️ Discover a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to get into Johnson University.
In 2021, Johnson University accepted 81% of students, about 246 from the 304 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Johnson University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is not difficult.
Johnson University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding 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 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 prioritize the areas where you shine.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Johnson University 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|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with Johnson University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Johnson University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Johnson University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
Students admitted to Johnson University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 37% submitted a class rank. At Johnson University 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 44% were in the top 25% and 73% were in the top 50%.
At Johnson University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||35.17%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.31%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13.1%|
|3.00 and 3.24||14.49%|
|2.50 and 2.9||11.03%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0.69%|
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 Johnson University 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.
Johnson University considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Johnson University 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.
In 2022, 28% of Johnson University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 71% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Johnson University students scored 585 or higher and 75% of students scored 490 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Johnson University students scored 600 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.
To be most competitive at Johnson University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Johnson University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Johnson University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Johnson University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Johnson University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Johnson University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Johnson University.
Does Johnson University accept transfer credits?
✅ Johnson University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Johnson University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Johnson University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ Johnson University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Johnson University?
✅ Johnson University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Johnson University's acceptance rate?
✅ Johnson University has an acceptance rate of 81%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Johnson University?
🟨 Johnson University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
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How hard is it to get into Johnson University? Johnson University is a somewhat selective institution. The Johnson University acceptance rate is 81%. This means that the institution accepts 80 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Johnson University is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Johnson University is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
24 and Above
19 to 24
19 and Less
Composite SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Johnson 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.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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