Tuskegee University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Tuskegee University
|Admission Standards||Very Easy|
How hard is it to get into Tuskegee University and can I get accepted? The school has a 50% acceptance rate ranking it #6 in Alabama for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 5,515 out of 10,960 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 very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 66 percent. Tuskegee University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Tuskegee University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT28%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||460|
|SAT Composite 25th||940|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||550|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Tuskegee University?
Tuskegee University typically requires applicants to be in the top 71 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 940 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #18 in Alabama for highest average SAT composite score. 28 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|
|1130 and Above||Good||>63%|
|1035 to 1130||Avg +||50%-63%|
|940 to 1035||Avg -||37%-50%|
|845 to 940||Reach||26%-37%|
|Less than 845||Low||<26%|
Tuskegee University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT74%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|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 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 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 #18 in Alabama for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 74 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Tuskegee University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>63%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||50%-63%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||37%-50%|
|15 to 18||Reach||26%-37%|
|Less than 15||Low||<26%|
Avg. High School GPA3.1
Typical High School GradesB
You will 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 50% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||13%||16%||14%|
What are the requirements for admission to Tuskegee University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|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.