Reach out to Pfeiffer University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.
Students who apply to Pfeiffer University for fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than August 15.
Here is an overiew of some of Pfeiffer University's admissions stats.
|Pfeiffer University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.2|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||1.92%|
|Mean SAT Score||1020|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||5%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||6%|
These are the application deadlines for Pfeiffer University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Pfeiffer University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Pfeiffer University directly for more information about early applications.
➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Pfeiffer 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 has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight 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 admissions factors where you stand out.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Pfeiffer 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|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with Pfeiffer University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Pfeiffer University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Pfeiffer University'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)||2|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Pfeiffer University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Out of all students that were admitted, 82.54% submitted a class rank. At Pfeiffer University 1.92% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 9.62% were in the top 25% and 32.47% were in the top 50%.
At Pfeiffer University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||16.67%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15.05%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13.98%|
|3.00 and 3.24||18.28%|
|2.50 and 2.9||22.58%|
|2.00 and 2.49||11.29%|
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 Pfeiffer 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.
Pfeiffer University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Pfeiffer 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, 5% of Pfeiffer University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 6% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Pfeiffer University applicants, you should aim to score between 895 and 1150 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Pfeiffer University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1150 and 25% of scored lower than 895, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Pfeiffer University student is 1020.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Pfeiffer University students scored 585 or higher and 75% of students scored 447.5 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Pfeiffer University students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 447.5 or higher.
To be most competitive at Pfeiffer University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Pfeiffer University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Pfeiffer University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Pfeiffer University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Pfeiffer University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Pfeiffer University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Pfeiffer University.
Does Pfeiffer University accept transfer credits?
✅ Pfeiffer University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Pfeiffer University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Do I have to submit test scores to Pfeiffer University?
✅ Pfeiffer University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Pfeiffer University's acceptance rate?
✅ Pfeiffer University has an acceptance rate of 73%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Pfeiffer University?
🟨 Pfeiffer 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 Pfeiffer University? Pfeiffer University is a somewhat selective institution. The Pfeiffer University acceptance rate is 73%. This means that the institution accepts 72 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pfeiffer University is Aug 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pfeiffer University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
25 and Above
18 to 25
18 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Pfeiffer University is 20. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into Pfeiffer University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1150 and Above
895 to 1150
895 and Less
The median SAT score for Pfeiffer University students is 1020. Applicants with SAT scores of 1150 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Pfeiffer University, while applicants with SAT scores between 895 to 1150 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 895 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Pfeiffer University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Pfeiffer University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.18. 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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