|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into JU and can I get accepted? The school has a 92% acceptance rate ranking it #50 in Florida for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,712 out of 5,139 applicants were admitted making Jacksonville University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 69 percent. Jacksonville University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Jacksonville University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 1% of students submit SAT scores and 26% submit ACT scores.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||440|
|SAT Composite 25th||910|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1160|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Jacksonville University?
Jacksonville University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 76 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 780. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #25 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. 1 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1160 and Above||Good||>95%|
|1035 to 1160||Avg +||92%-95%|
|910 to 1035||Avg -||87%-92%|
|785 to 910||Reach||80%-87%|
|Less than 785||Low||<80%|
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|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||24|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||21|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into JU?
Admission data indicates that JU 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 #23 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 26 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Jacksonville University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>95%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||92%-95%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||88%-92%|
|15 to 18||Reach||82%-88%|
|Less than 15||Low||<82%|
What GPA do you need to get into Jacksonville University?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into JU. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Jacksonville University was 3.39 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #19 in Florida for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.39 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as JU accepts 92% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||18%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||14%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||14%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||6%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||12%||17%||14%|
Applicants have 181 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Jacksonville University is $30.
What are the requirements for admission to Jacksonville University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|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=134945 IPEDS survey data for Jacksonville University.
1% of students submit their SAT scores to JU. 26% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
92% of those who apply are granted admission to JU. Admission competition is and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 910 and 1160. 1% 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 18 and 25. 26% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.