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Tuskegee University Admission Requirements

Tuskegee, Alabama

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Chances of getting into Tuskegee University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
51.7%
Admission Difficulty for Tuskegee University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage
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How hard is it to get into Tuskegee University and can I get accepted? The school has a 52% acceptance rate ranking it #7 in Alabama for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 5,561 out of 10,750 applicants were admitted making Tuskegee University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. Tuskegee University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 9% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. Tuskegee University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuskegee University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
880-1098
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Tuskegee University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 420
SAT Composite 25th 880
SAT Scores for Tuskegee University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 558
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1098
Average SAT Score 990

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Tuskegee University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 81 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 880 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 770. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #18 in Alabama for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Tuskegee University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1098 and Above Good >65%
989 to 1098 Avg + 52%-65%
880 to 989 Avg - 39%-52%
771 to 880 Reach 27%-39%
Less than 771 Low <27%
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Tuskegee University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
65%
ACT Scores for Tuskegee University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Tuskegee University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Tuskegee University 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 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #20 in Alabama for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 65 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Tuskegee University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Tuskegee University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >67%
20 to 23 Avg + 52%-67%
18 to 20 Avg - 41%-52%
16 to 18 Reach 32%-41%
Less than 16 Low <32%
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Tuskegee University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.1
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Tuskegee University?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Tuskegee University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Tuskegee University was 3.1 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #20 in Alabama for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Tuskegee University accepts 52% of students who apply.

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GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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Admission Statistics

Tuskegee University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 7,424 3,326 10,750
Accepted 3,925 1,636 5,561
Acceptance Rate 53% 49% 52%
Enrolled 338 188 526
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 9% 11% 9%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2021 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jun 15, 2022
Days left to Apply
263

Applicants have 263 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Jun 15, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Tuskegee University is $25.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Tuskegee University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Tuskegee University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Tuskegee 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=102377 IPEDS survey data for Tuskegee University.

FAQs

Does Tuskegee University prefer SAT or ACT?

65% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Tuskegee University?

52% of those who apply are granted admission to Tuskegee University. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Tuskegee University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 880 and 1098. 0% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Tuskegee University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 23. 65% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.