Fort Valley State University Admission RequirementsFort Valley, Georgia
Chances of getting into Fort Valley State University
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Fort Valley State University and can I get accepted? The school has a 61% acceptance rate ranking it #27 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,971 out of 3,217 applicants were admitted making Fort Valley State University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 81 percent. Fort Valley State University typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 24% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Fort Valley State University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT55%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||430|
|SAT Math 25th||400|
|SAT Composite 25th||830|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||490|
|SAT Composite 75th||1070|
|Average SAT Score||950|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Fort Valley State University?
Fort Valley State University typically requires applicants to be in the top 87 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 830 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 710. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 950 out of 1600. The school ranks #41 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. 55 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 Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1070 and Above||Good||>73%|
|950 to 1070||Avg +||61%-73%|
|830 to 950||Avg -||48%-61%|
|710 to 830||Reach||35%-48%|
|Less than 710||Low||<35%|
Fort Valley State University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT30%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||20|
|ACT Math 75th||18|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Average ACT Score||18|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Fort Valley State University?
Admission data indicates that Fort Valley State University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #38 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 30 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Fort Valley State University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>73%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||61%-73%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||48%-61%|
|14 to 16||Reach||35%-48%|
|Less than 14||Low||<35%|
Avg. High School GPA2.97*
Typical High School GradesB-
You can get into Fort Valley State University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Fort Valley State University was 2.97 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #40 in Georgia for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Fort Valley State University accepts 61% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||3%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||4%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||8%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||20%||Good|
|2.50 to 2.75||22%||Avg +|
|2.25 to 2.50||2%||Avg -|
|2.00 to 2.25||38%||Avg -|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||21%||30%||24%|
Applications are DueJul 15, 2020
Days left to Apply2
Applicants have 2 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 15, 2020.
What are the requirements for admission to Fort Valley State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139719 IPEDS survey data for Fort Valley State University.
Frequently Asked Questions
55% of students submit their SAT scores to Fort Valley State University. 30% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
61% of those who apply are granted admission to Fort Valley State 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 830 and 1070. 55% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.