|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Morehouse and can I get accepted? The school has a 100% acceptance rate ranking it #81 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,026 out of 2,030 applicants were admitted making Morehouse College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 60 percent. Morehouse College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 28% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Morehouse College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||583|
|SAT Composite 75th||1143|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Morehouse College?
Morehouse College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 960. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #16 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. 59 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1143 and Above||Good||>99%|
|1081 to 1143||Avg +||99%-99%|
|1020 to 1081||Avg -||99%-99%|
|959 to 1020||Reach||99%-99%|
|Less than 959||Low||<99%|
|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||26|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||20|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Morehouse?
Admission data indicates that Morehouse 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 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #25 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 40 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Morehouse College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>99%|
|20 to 22||Avg +||99%-99%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||99%-99%|
|16 to 18||Reach||99%-99%|
|Less than 16||Low||<99%|
What GPA do you need to get into Morehouse College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Morehouse. 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. The school ranks #23 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 Morehouse accepts 100% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|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|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
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)||?||28%||28%|
The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 15, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Morehouse College is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to Morehouse College and what student information is used for 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.
59% of students submit their SAT scores to Morehouse. 40% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
100% of those who apply are granted admission to Morehouse. Admission competition is 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 1020 and 1143. 59% 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 18 and 22. 40% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.