Chances of getting into Troy University
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into TROY and can I get accepted? The school has a 88% acceptance rate ranking it #20 in Alabama for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 6,428 out of 7,332 applicants were admitted making Troy University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 65 percent. Troy University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
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TROY SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT6%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||960|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1140|
|Average SAT Score||1050|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Troy University?
Troy University typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 870. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. The school ranks #15 in Alabama for highest average SAT composite score. 6 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1140 and Above||Good||>93%|
|1050 to 1140||Avg +||88%-93%|
|960 to 1050||Avg -||81%-88%|
|870 to 960||Reach||72%-81%|
|Less than 870||Low||<72%|
TROY ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT77%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into TROY?
Admission data indicates that TROY regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #17 in Alabama for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 77 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Troy University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>93%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||88%-93%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||81%-88%|
|15 to 18||Reach||72%-81%|
|Less than 15||Low||<72%|
Avg. High School GPA3.26*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need above average high school grades to get into Troy University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Troy University was 3.26 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #13 in Alabama for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.26 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as TROY accepts 88% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||12%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||12%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||21%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||10%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||2%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||1%||Reach|
52% of Troy University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||0%|
|Top 25% of class||52%|
|Top 50% of class||84%|
|Bottom 50% of class||16%|
|Bottom 25% of class||4%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||30%||30%||30%|
What are the requirements for admission to Troy University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=102368 IPEDS survey data for Troy University.
Frequently Asked Questions
6% of students submit their SAT scores to TROY. 77% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
88% of those who apply are granted admission to TROY. Admission competition is and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 960 and 1140. 6% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.