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Pacific Oaks College

Pasadena, CA 2-Year Grad Private
Acceptance Rate31%

Pacific Oaks College Admissions

The acceptance rate at Pacific Oaks College is 31%. Out of 475 applications received in 2023, 149 students were offered admission.

If you are applying to Pacific Oaks College, the fee for the application is $55.

Pacific Oaks College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Pacific Oaks College's admissions stats.

Pacific Oaks College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Pacific Oaks College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Pacific Oaks College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Pacific Oaks College?

Pacific Oaks College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See 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 Pacific Oaks College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Pacific Oaks College

Pacific Oaks College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Pacific Oaks College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important 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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong. What does Pacific Oaks College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Pacific Oaks College for more information on admission factors.

Pacific Oaks College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Pacific Oaks College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Pacific Oaks College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Pacific Oaks College?

Pacific Oaks College 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 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Pacific Oaks College 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 Pacific Oaks College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Pacific Oaks College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is June 1. Applicants should hear back by September 1.

Pacific Oaks College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Pacific Oaks College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Pacific Oaks College.

Does Pacific Oaks College accept transfer credits?

✅ Pacific Oaks College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Pacific Oaks College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Pacific Oaks College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Pacific Oaks College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Pacific Oaks College?

✅ Pacific Oaks College is not test optional.

What is Pacific Oaks College's acceptance rate?

✅ Pacific Oaks College's acceptance rate is 31%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Pacific Oaks College?

❌ Pacific Oaks College does not offer early decision.

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Pacific Oaks College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pacific Oaks College is Jun 1.

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

Pacific Oaks College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Pacific Oaks College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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

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