Chances of getting into Point University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
53.2%
Admission Difficulty for Point University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Point U and can I get accepted? The school has a 53% acceptance rate ranking it #15 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 653 out of 1,228 applicants were admitted making Point U a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 78 percent. Point University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 38% 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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Point U SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
880-1080
Applicants Submitting SAT
45%
SAT Scores for Point University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 440
SAT Math 25th 440
SAT Composite 25th 880
SAT Scores for Point University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 550
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1080
Average SAT Score 980

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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 81 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 880 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 780. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 980 out of 1600. The school ranks #38 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. 45 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Point University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1080 and Above Good >66%
980 to 1080 Avg + 53%-66%
880 to 980 Avg - 40%-53%
780 to 880 Reach 28%-40%
Less than 780 Low <28%
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Point U ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
41%
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 23
ACT Math 75th 22
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

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 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #33 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 41 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
22 and Above Good >66%
19 to 22 Avg + 53%-66%
16 to 19 Avg - 40%-53%
13 to 16 Reach 28%-40%
Less than 13 Low <28%
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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. The school ranks #19 in Georgia for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Point U accepts 53% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Point University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
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 588 640 1,228
Accepted 200 453 653
Acceptance Rate 34% 71% 53%
Enrolled 116 131 247
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 58% 29% 38%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 5, 2020
Days left to Apply
116

Applicants have 116 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 5, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Point U before the Aug 5 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
May 2 May 15
Jun 6 Jul 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Jun 13 Jun 23
Jul 18 Jul 28

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

45% of students submit their SAT scores to Point U. 41% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

53% of those who apply are granted admission to Point U. 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 880 and 1080. 45% 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 16 and 22. 41% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.