Alabama State University Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Alabama State University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Alabama State University? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 3,876 out of 8,356 applicants or 46% were admitted making Alabama State University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Alabama State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 420
SAT Math 25th 400
SAT Composite 25th 820
SAT Scores for Alabama State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 490
SAT Math 75th 500
SAT Composite 75th 990
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Alabama State University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 820 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 735. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 905 out of 1600. 21 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Alabama State University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
990 and Above Good >59%
905 to 990 Avg + 46%-59%
820 to 905 Avg - 33%-46%
735 to 820 Reach 23%-33%
Less than 735 Low <23%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Alabama State University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 15
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Alabama State University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 19
ACT Math 75th 17
ACT Composite 75th 19
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Alabama State University?

Admission data indicates that Alabama State University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 19 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 88 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Alabama State University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Alabama State University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
19 and Above Good >63%
17 to 19 Avg + 46%-63%
16 to 17 Avg - 37%-46%
15 to 16 Reach 30%-37%
Less than 15 Low <30%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Alabama State University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Alabama State University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,442 2,914 8,356
Accepted 2,630 1,246 3,876
Acceptance Rate 48% 43% 46%
Enrolled 622 399 1,021
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 24% 32% 26%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Alabama State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Alabama State University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Alabama State University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=100724 IPEDS survey data for Alabama State University.