Chances of getting into Morehouse College
How hard is it to get into Morehouse College and can I get accepted? The school has a 74% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,748 out of 2,349 applicants were admitted making Morehouse College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 58 percent. Morehouse College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Morehouse College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT58%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1030|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||640|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1230|
|Average SAT Score||1130|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Morehouse College?
Morehouse College typically requires applicants to be in the top 55 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1030 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 930. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. 58 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|
|1230 and Above||Good||>83%|
|1130 to 1230||Avg +||74%-83%|
|1030 to 1130||Avg -||63%-74%|
|930 to 1030||Reach||50%-63%|
|Less than 930||Low||<50%|
Morehouse College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT50%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||23|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Morehouse College?
Admission data indicates that Morehouse College 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 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. 50 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Morehouse College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>84%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||74%-84%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||65%-74%|
|16 to 18||Reach||55%-65%|
|Less than 16||Low||<55%|
Avg. High School GPA3.24
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Morehouse College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Morehouse College was 3.24 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Morehouse College accepts 74% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||11%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||16%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||19%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||28%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||6%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
73% of Morehouse College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||22%|
|Top 25% of class||41%|
|Top 50% of class||73%|
|Bottom 50% of class||27%|
|Bottom 25% of class||5%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||?||35%||35%|
Applications were DueFeb 15, 2019
Days left to ApplyNone
The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 15, 2019.
What are the requirements for admission to Morehouse College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=140553 IPEDS survey data for Morehouse College.