Consult with Regis University's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.
Students who submit their applications to College for Professional Studies for fall should anticipate a decision by September 15.
The following is an overiew of some of College for Professional Studies's admissions stats.
|College for Professional Studies 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.7|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||41.4%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||25%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||20%|
These are the application deadlines for Regis University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
College for Professional Studies does not offer early decision or early action.
Getting into College for Professional Studies is moderately difficult. College for Professional Studies evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, College for Professional Studies accepted 81% of students, about 4,849 of the 5,959 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like College for Professional Studies, 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. Admissions to post-traditional undergraduate transfer students is program not competitive.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
College for Professional Studies has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 College for Professional Studies consider 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|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
Make sure to check with College for Professional Studies for more information on admission factors.
To apply to College for Professional Studies, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with College for Professional Studies's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||√|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to College for Professional Studies have an average unweighted GPA of 3.7.
Out of all students that were admitted, 21.1% submitted a class rank. At College for Professional Studies 41.4% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56.8% were in the top 25% and 93.4% were in the top 50%.
At Regis University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||18.9%|
|3.50 and 3.74||17.9%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13.2%|
|3.00 and 3.24||9%|
|2.50 and 2.9||10.9%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0.7%|
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 College for Professional Studies directly.
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.
College for Professional Studies looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
College for Professional Studies has 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, 25% of College for Professional Studies's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 20% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other College for Professional Studies applicants, you should aim to earn between 1060 and 1245 (or higher!) on the SAT. At College for Professional Studies 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1245 and 25% of scored lower than 1060, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of College for Professional Studies students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of College for Professional Studies students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
To be most competitive at College for Professional Studies, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for College for Professional Studies's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for College for Professional Studies students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to College for Professional Studies. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in College for Professional Studies during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to College for Professional Studies?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to College for Professional Studies.
Does College for Professional Studies accept transfer credits?
✅ College for Professional Studies accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. College for Professional Studies accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does College for Professional Studies accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ College for Professional Studies accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to College for Professional Studies?
❌ No, College for Professional Studies is test optional, so you can make the call whether to submit your ACT or SAT scores. If you have higher than average scores, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application.
What is College for Professional Studies's acceptance rate?
✅ College for Professional Studies's acceptance rate is 81%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at College for Professional Studies?
❌ College for Professional Studies does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into College for Professional Studies? College for Professional Studies is a somewhat selective institution. The College for Professional Studies acceptance rate is 81%. This means that the institution accepts 81 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to College for Professional Studies is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to College for Professional Studies is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At College for Professional Studies, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.68. 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.
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