|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
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How hard is it to get into Barry University and can I get accepted? The school has a 51% acceptance rate ranking it #15 in Florida for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 5,441 out of 10,670 applicants were admitted making Barry 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 71 percent. Barry University typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Barry 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.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||930|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||550|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||1080|
|Average SAT Score||1010|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Barry University?
Barry University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 850. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1010 out of 1600. The school ranks #27 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1080 and Above||Good||>64%|
|1005 to 1080||Avg +||51%-64%|
|930 to 1005||Avg -||38%-51%|
|855 to 930||Reach||26%-38%|
|Less than 855||Low||<26%|
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||21|
|Average ACT Score||19|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Barry University?
Admission data indicates that Barry University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #26 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 26 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Barry University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|21 and Above||Good||>64%|
|19 to 21||Avg +||51%-64%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||38%-51%|
|15 to 17||Reach||26%-38%|
|Less than 15||Low||<26%|
What GPA do you need to get into Barry University?
You can get into Barry University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Barry University was 2.92 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #37 in Florida for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Barry University accepts 51% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||10%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||10%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||38%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||19%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
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|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||14%||12%||13%|
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What are the requirements for admission to Barry University and what student information is used for 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=132471 IPEDS survey data for Barry University.
72% of students submit their SAT scores to Barry University. 26% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
51% of those who apply are granted admission to Barry University. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 930 and 1080. 72% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 21. 26% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.