Your chances of getting into Perimeter College
Admission Rate & Difficulty
Acceptance Rate
The acceptance rate at Perimeter College is 99.1%. Its admission rate is the 57th lowest in Georgia.
Admission Selectivity
How hard is it to get into Perimeter College and can you get accepted?
Perimeter College is an easy school to get into and you have a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission criteria. Last year, 10,993 out of the 11,089 who applied were admitted.
29% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Can you get into Perimeter College?
99% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.
Admission Requirements in Brief
To have the best chance of getting into to Perimeter College you should:
 Score 960 on the SAT
 Score 17 on the ACT
Perimeter College GPA
GPA Requirements & Average GPA
Perimeter College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
Perimeter College SAT Scores
Testing Requirements
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Perimeter College. If you optionally submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 28% of students submitted SAT scores and 11% submitted ACT scores for admission for the most recent academic year..
SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score
SAT Test  25th Percentile Score 

Reading 25th Percentile  430 
Math 25th Percentile  410 
Composite 25th Percentile  840 
SAT Test  75th Percentile Score 

Reading 75th Percentile  540 
Math 75th Percentile  530 
Composite 75th Percentile  1070 
Average SAT Score  960

SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for you to be admitted to Perimeter College?
Average Score & Range
The average SAT score at Perimeter College is 960 out of 1600 and the range for the middle 50% of accepted students is 8401070. Students who get into Perimeter College score in the top 86 percent of all SAT test takers.. Perimeter College ranks #48 in the state of Georgia for highest average SAT composite score.
Score for Acceptance
You should target scoring 960 or above to be most competitive with other applicants. Perimeter College regularly admits students with SAT scores down to 840 on a 1600 scale. However, three quarter of admitted students score higher. If you score below a 840, admission should be considered a reach. Some students may be accepted with minimum SAT's as low as 720, but scores this low are outside the normal range.
Score Submission Requirements
Perimeter College is a test optional school meaning do not have to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the college is "not required for admission, but considered if submitted (test optional)".
View other colleges which accept students in the 960 SAT score range.
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting classChance of Acceptance by SAT Score
The table below outlines your predicted admission chances based on SAT score alone. If you are an average applicant with a score of 955, you have around a 99% chance of being admitted. A 1070 places you well ahead of most other applicants and gives you about a 99% chance of getting in.
Perimeter College ACT Scores
ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score
ACT Test  25th Percentile Score 

Reading 25th Percentile  13 
Math 25th Percentile  15 
Composite 25th Percentile  15 
ACT Test  75th Percentile Score 

Reading 75th Percentile  21 
Math 75th Percentile  19 
Composite 75th Percentile  20 
Average ACT Score  17

ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for students to get into Perimeter College?
Score Range
The average ACT score for admitted students to Perimeter College is 17, while the middle 50% of students (25th to 75th percentile) score between a 15 and 20. The school ranks #52 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score.
Score for Acceptance
For the best chance of admission, you should have an ACT of 17. This will place you in solid competition against other applicants. At a minimum, you should aim for a 15 and score in the score in the top 81 percent nationally. The lowest ACT score likely to be admitted is a 12.
11 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Perimeter College.
Score Submission Requirements
You do not have to to submit ACT scores with your application as Perimeter College is test optional. The policy from the school on ACT scores is "not required for admission, but considered if submitted (test optional)".
Find other colleges with similar ACT score requirements
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting classChance of Acceptance by ACT Score
Here are your predicted chances of getting into Perimeter College for different ACT score ranges. A typical applicant with a 17 score has around 99% chance of getting in. Your odds increase to about 99% with a 20 ACT score.
Applying
Admission Statistics
Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.
Women  Men  Total  

Applied  7,283  3,806  11,089 
Accepted  7,224  3,769  10,993 
Acceptance Rate  99%  99%  99% 
Enrolled  1,805  1,409  3,214 
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)  25%  37%  29% 
Application Fee
The cost for prospective students to apply to Perimeter College is $20.
Application Requirements
What are the requirements for admission to Perimeter College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
Test Scores  Not required for admission, but considered if submitted (Test Optional) 
High School GPA  Required to be considered for admission 
High School Class Rank  Not considered for admission, even if submitted 
Completion of College Preparatory Program  Required to be considered for admission 
Recommendations  Not considered for admission, even if submitted 
Demonstration of Competencies  Not considered for admission, even if submitted 
Credits Accepted
AP Credit  Yes 
Dual Credit  Yes 
Credit for Life Experiences  Yes 
Other Colleges to Apply To
Students applying to Perimeter College often consider these colleges
Gwinnett Technical College
Public 2 Year
Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Public 2 Year
Chattahoochee Technical College
Public 2 Year
Atlanta Metropolitan College
Public 2 Year
Atlanta Technical College
Public 2 Year
Georgia State University
Public 4 Year
Georgia Gwinnett College
Public 4 Year
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=244437 IPEDS survey data for Perimeter College.
FAQs
Does Perimeter College prefer SAT or ACT?
28% of students submit their SAT scores to Perimeter College. 11% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
What is my chance of getting into Perimeter College?
99% of those who apply are granted admission to Perimeter College. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
What SAT score is required for Perimeter College?
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 840 and 1070. The average SAT score is 955. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
What ACT score is required for Perimeter College?
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 15 and 20. The average ACT score is 17. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.