Savannah State University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Savannah State University
Can I get into Savannah State University? Savannah State University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Savannah State University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.
Savannah State University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT68%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||460|
|SAT Composite 25th||940|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||1090|
|Average SAT Score||1020|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Savannah State University?
Savannah State University typically requires applicants to be in the top 71 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 940 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 1020 out of 1600. The school ranks #40 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 68 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|
|1090 and Above||Good||>68%|
|1015 to 1090||Avg +||56%-68%|
|940 to 1015||Avg -||43%-56%|
|865 to 940||Reach||31%-43%|
|Less than 865||Low||<31%|
Savannah State University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT51%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||19|
|ACT Math 75th||18|
|ACT Composite 75th||19|
|Average ACT Score||17|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Savannah State University?
Admission data indicates that Savannah State University 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 19 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #42 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 51 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Savannah State University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|19 and Above||Good||>72%|
|17 to 19||Avg +||56%-72%|
|16 to 17||Avg -||47%-56%|
|15 to 16||Reach||39%-47%|
|Less than 15||Low||<39%|
Avg. High School GPA2.74
Typical High School GradesB-
You can get into Savannah State University with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Savannah State University was 2.74 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #43 in Georgia for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Savannah State University accepts 56% of students who apply.
Applications are DueJul 15, 2020
Days left to Apply218
Applicants have 218 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 15, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Savannah State University before the Jul 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
What are the requirements for admission to Savannah State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=140960 IPEDS survey data for Savannah State University.
Frequently Asked Questions
68% of students submit their SAT scores to Savannah State University. 51% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
Savannah State University has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.