Acceptance Rate
50%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
22%
Freshmen Enrollment
209
SAT Scores
960
ACT Scores
21

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 1,855 students have applied and 931 students have allowed to admit to University of the Ozarks (Acceptance rate: 50.19%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 22.45 % where 209 students have finally enrolled out of 931 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Central Baptist College, its acceptance rate is average (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 47.67%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 35.00%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 960 and the average ACT score is 21 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of University of the Ozarks is average than the schools (average score is 987). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
University of the Ozarks96021
Similarly Colleges in Rankings96720
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges113269
4-Years Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas109370

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At University of the Ozarks, 31 students submitted SAT scores (15% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 960 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing450510
Mathematics420540
Total8701,050
At University of the Ozarks, 137 students submitted ACT scores (66% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 21 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading1823
English1623
Mathematics1723
Total5169

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to University of the Ozarks. The school requires 2 items to submit - Secondary school GPA and Secondary school record and 3 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to University of the Ozarks
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Considered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended