Yes, somewhere in the U.S. is a college or university that typically accepts 65.5% of its applicants. However, the typical acceptance rate of ALL colleges and universities in the U.S. is substantially different.
And if you try to dig deeper into the citation (1) for the 65.5% stat, you'll find that they cited the whole cbsnews website, not a specific article within it. Nice work, people!
Pulse and a dollar. 'Nough said.