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East Point, Georgia

Point U Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Point University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
35.1%
Admission Difficulty for Point University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionHigh

How hard is it to get into Point U and can I get accepted? The school has a 35% acceptance rate. Last year, 493 out of 1,406 applicants were admitted making Point U a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. Point University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 56% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Point University is a prized outcome for many students. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Point U SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
950-1130
Applicants Submitting SAT
38%
SAT Scores for Point University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 950
SAT Scores for Point University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1130
Average SAT Score 1040

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

Point University typically requires applicants to be in the top 69 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. 38 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

Point University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1130 and Above Good >48%
1040 to 1130 Avg + 35%-48%
950 to 1040 Avg - 24%-35%
860 to 950 Reach 16%-24%
Less than 860 Low <16%
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Point U ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-21 
Applicants Submitting ACT
45%
ACT Scores for Point University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Point University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 20
ACT Composite 75th 21
Average ACT Score 18

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Point U 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 21 and above have very competitive chances. 45 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Point University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Point University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >50%
18 to 21 Avg + 35%-50%
16 to 18 Avg - 26%-35%
14 to 16 Reach 19%-26%
Less than 14 Low <19%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.27
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need above average high school grades to get into Point University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Point University was 3.27 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Point U will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Point University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 20% Good
3.50 to 3.75 19% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 21% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 6% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

66% of Point University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Point University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 12%
Top 25% of class 34%
Top 50% of class 66%
Bottom 50% of class 34%
Bottom 25% of class 7%

Admission Statistics

Point University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 592 814 1,406
Accepted 188 305 493
Acceptance Rate 32% 37% 35%
Enrolled 90 188 278
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 48% 62% 56%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 5, 2019
Days left to Apply
18

Applicants have 18 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 5, 2019.

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Point 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=138868 IPEDS survey data for Point University.