|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
The acceptance rate at Palm Beach Atlantic is 92%. It ranks #48 in Florida for lowest rate of acceptance. Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,450 out of 1,581 applicants were admitted.
The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 54 percent (SAT 1000/1210 ACT 20/27). Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.36. 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 74% of students submitted SAT scores and 50% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||1000|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||620|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1210|
|Average SAT Score||1110|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach?
Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach typically prefers applicants to be in the top 60 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1000 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 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. Palm Beach Atlantic ranks #20 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 74 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1210 and Above||Good||>95%|
|1105 to 1210||Avg +||92%-95%|
|1000 to 1105||Avg -||87%-92%|
|895 to 1000||Reach||80%-87%|
|Less than 895||Low||<80%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
|Average ACT Score||23|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Palm Beach Atlantic?
Admission data indicates that Palm Beach Atlantic regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #17 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 50 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|27 and Above||Good||>95%|
|23 to 27||Avg +||92%-95%|
|20 to 23||Avg -||88%-92%|
|17 to 20||Reach||82%-88%|
|Less than 17||Low||<82%|
What GPA do you need to get into Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Palm Beach Atlantic. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach was 3.36 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #26 in Florida for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.36 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Palm Beach Atlantic accepts 92% of all applicants.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.36 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||35%||40%||36%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach 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||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=136330 IPEDS survey data for Palm Beach Atlantic University West Palm Beach.
74% of students submit their SAT scores to Palm Beach Atlantic. 50% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
92% of those who apply are granted admission to Palm Beach Atlantic. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1000 and 1210. 74% 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 20 and 27. 50% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.