Admissions Information

The application fee is $65 for applying undergraduate school and $55 for graduate school at Providence College. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$55
Admission Informationadmission.providence.edu/
Online Applicationadmission.providence.edu/apply/
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, 2 Year Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 47.46% and the yield is 20.08%. 5,174 men and 6,304 women applied to Providence College and 2,398 men and 3,049 women students were accepted. Among them, 496 men and 598 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2019). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants11,4785,1746,304
Admitted5,4472,3983,049
Enrolled1,094496598
Acceptance Rate 47.46%46.35%48.37%
Yield 20.08%20.68%19.61%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 551 students (51% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 189 students (17%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 670 and the 25th percentile is 610. The SAT Math score is 680 (75th) and 600 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 31 (75th percentile) and 27 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing610670
SAT Math600680
ACT Composite2731
ACT Math2529
ACT English2733
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Providence College are very competitive and high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,115, ACT: 65 - Private (not-for-profit) Master's College and University (larger programs)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, and Recommendations to its applicants. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Providence College.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankConsidered but not Required
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresConsidered but not Required
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Considered but not Required



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