Chances of getting into Armstrong State University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
79.6%
Admission Difficulty for Armstrong State University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into AASU and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate ranking it #42 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,809 out of 2,272 applicants were admitted making Armstrong State University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 52 percent. Armstrong State University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 52% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Armstrong State University is a prized outcome for many students.

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AASU SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1060-1190
Applicants Submitting SAT
74%
SAT Scores for Armstrong State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 550
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1060
SAT Scores for Armstrong State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 620
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1190
Average SAT Score 1130

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

Armstrong State University typically requires applicants to be in the top 49 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 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 990. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. The school ranks #21 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 74 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Armstrong State University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1190 and Above Good >87%
1125 to 1190 Avg + 80%-87%
1060 to 1125 Avg - 70%-80%
995 to 1060 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 995 Low <58%
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AASU ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
19-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
31%
ACT Scores for Armstrong State University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Armstrong State University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into AASU ?

Admission data indicates that AASU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 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 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #19 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 31 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Armstrong State University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Armstrong State University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >87%
21 to 23 Avg + 80%-87%
19 to 21 Avg - 70%-80%
17 to 19 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 17 Low <58%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.24
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Armstrong State University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Armstrong State University was 3.24 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #21 in Georgia for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.24 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as AASU accepts 80% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Armstrong State University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 14% Good
3.50 to 3.75 18% Good
3.25 to 3.50 19% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 19% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 25% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 4% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

Admission Statistics

Armstrong State University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,583 686 2,272
Accepted 1,236 572 1,809
Acceptance Rate 78% 83% 80%
Enrolled 599 335 934
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 48% 59% 52%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Armstrong State 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=138789 IPEDS survey data for Armstrong State University.

Frequently Asked Questions

74% of students submit their SAT scores to AASU . 31% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

80% of those who apply are granted admission to AASU . Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1060 and 1190. 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 19 and 23. 31% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.