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Presentation College

Aberdeen, SD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate74%

Presentation College Admissions

Presentation College is not competitive to get into. Around 74% of applicants get into Presentation College each year. Out of 340 applications received in 2023, 250 students were offered admission.

If you are applying to Presentation College, the application fee costs $25.

Presentation College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Presentation College's admissions stats.

Presentation College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 22%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 83%
Waitlist No

Presentation College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Presentation College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Presentation College?

Presentation College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some competetive colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Presentation College Admissions

Is Presentation College Challenging To Get Into?

It is not competitive to get into Presentation College. Presentation College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Presentation College accepted 74% of students, approximately 250 from the 340 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Presentation College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to allied health programs is program not difficult.

Transferring to Presentation College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Presentation College

Presentation College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Presentation College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight 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 shine.

Admissions Factors at Presentation College

What does Presentation College 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
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important

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

Presentation College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Presentation College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Presentation College'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)
Other Requirements college transcripts
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Presentation College?

Students admitted to Presentation College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

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

Presentation 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.

In 2009, 22% of Presentation College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 83% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

To be most competitive at Presentation College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 23 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Presentation College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Presentation College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

More Information on Transferring to Presentation College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Presentation College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Presentation College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Presentation College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Presentation College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Presentation College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Presentation College accept transfer credits?

✅ Presentation College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Presentation College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

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

❌ Presentation College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Presentation College?

✅ Presentation College is not test optional.

What is Presentation College's acceptance rate?

✅ Presentation College has an acceptance rate of 74%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Presentation College?

❌ Presentation College does not offer early decision.

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Presentation College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Presentation College? Presentation College is a open admission institution. The Presentation College acceptance rate is 74%. This means that the institution accepts 73 out of every 100 applicants.


Presentation College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Presentation College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Presentation College is Continuous processing.

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

Presentation College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Presentation College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Presentation College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.07. 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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