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Chances of getting into University of Mobile

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
47%
Admission Difficulty for University of Mobile
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage
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How hard is it to get into University of Mobile and can I get accepted? The school has a 47% acceptance rate ranking it #3 in Alabama for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 827 out of 1,758 applicants were admitted making University of Mobile 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 70 percent. University of Mobile typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

University of Mobile SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
890-1090
Applicants Submitting SAT
5%
SAT Scores for University of Mobile
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 440
SAT Composite 25th 890
SAT Scores for University of Mobile
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 540
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1090
Average SAT Score 990

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

University of Mobile typically requires applicants to be in the top 79 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 890 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 790. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #16 in Alabama for highest average SAT composite score. 5 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Mobile admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1090 and Above Good >60%
990 to 1090 Avg + 47%-60%
890 to 990 Avg - 34%-47%
790 to 890 Reach 23%-34%
Less than 790 Low <23%
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University of Mobile ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
95%
ACT Scores for University of Mobile
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for University of Mobile
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 25
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that University of Mobile 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 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #16 in Alabama for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Mobile.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Mobile admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >62%
21 to 25 Avg + 47%-62%
18 to 21 Avg - 36%-47%
15 to 18 Reach 26%-36%
Less than 15 Low <26%
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University of Mobile GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.34
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into University of Mobile?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into University of Mobile. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Mobile was 3.34 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #11 in Alabama for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to University of Mobile will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of Mobile students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 24% Good
3.50 to 3.75 22% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 17% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 19% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 4% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

84% of University of Mobile freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Mobile students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 18%
Top 25% of class 50%
Top 50% of class 84%
Bottom 50% of class 16%
Bottom 25% of class 6%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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Admission Statistics

University of Mobile admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,165 573 1,758
Accepted 556 265 827
Acceptance Rate 48% 46% 47%
Enrolled 156 97 253
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 28% 37% 31%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Mobile
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=101693 IPEDS survey data for University of Mobile.

FAQs

Does University of Mobile prefer SAT or ACT?

5% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Mobile. 95% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into University of Mobile?

47% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Mobile. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for University of Mobile?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 890 and 1090. 5% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for University of Mobile?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 25. 95% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.