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Southeastern University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Southeastern University

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Southeastern University? Southeastern University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Southeastern University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Southeastern University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
950-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT
41%
SAT Scores for Southeastern University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 950
SAT Scores for Southeastern University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 600
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1060

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Southeastern University typically requires applicants to be in the top 69 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 1060 out of 1600. The school ranks #24 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. 41 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 scores are not required for admission consideration at Southeastern University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Southeastern University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >61%
1055 to 1160 Avg + 48%-61%
950 to 1055 Avg - 35%-48%
845 to 950 Reach 24%-35%
Less than 845 Low <24%
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Southeastern University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
37%
ACT Scores for Southeastern University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Southeastern University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
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 Southeastern University?

Admission data indicates that Southeastern 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 #26 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 37 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Southeastern University.

ACT scores are not required for admission consideration at Southeastern University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Southeastern University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >61%
21 to 24 Avg + 48%-61%
18 to 21 Avg - 35%-48%
15 to 18 Reach 24%-35%
Less than 15 Low <24%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.35
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into Southeastern University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Southeastern University was 3.35 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #22 in Florida for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Southeastern University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Southeastern University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 27% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 15% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 15% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 18% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 19% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 13% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
May 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
101

Applicants have 101 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on May 1, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Southeastern University before the May 1 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Mar 14 Mar 27
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Feb 8 Feb 19
Apr 4 Apr 14

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Southeastern University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Southeastern University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Not applicable
High School GPA Not applicable
High School Class Rank Not applicable
Completion of College Preparatory Program Not applicable
Recommendations Not applicable
Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Southeastern University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=137564 IPEDS survey data for Southeastern University.

Frequently Asked Questions

41% of students submit their SAT scores to Southeastern University. 37% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

Southeastern University has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.