University of Pikeville Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of Pikeville
Open Admission Policy
Can I get into University of Pikeville? University of Pikeville 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 University of Pikeville directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.
University of Pikeville SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT9%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||960|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1050|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Pikeville?
University of Pikeville typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 870. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. The school ranks #18 in Kentucky for highest average SAT composite score. 9 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 scores are not required for admission consideration at University of Pikeville.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1130 and Above||Good||>99%|
|1045 to 1130||Avg +||99%-99%|
|960 to 1045||Avg -||99%-99%|
|875 to 960||Reach||99%-99%|
|Less than 875||Low||<99%|
University of Pikeville ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT89%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||23|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|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 University of Pikeville?
Admission data indicates that University of Pikeville 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. The school ranks #21 in Kentucky for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 89 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Pikeville.
ACT scores are not required for admission consideration at University of Pikeville.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>99%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||99%-99%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||99%-99%|
|16 to 18||Reach||99%-99%|
|Less than 16||Low||<99%|
Avg. High School GPA3.07
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into University of Pikeville. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Pikeville was 3.07 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #22 in Kentucky for highest average GPA.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||13%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||14%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||13%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||22%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||13%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||7%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
65% of University of Pikeville freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||15%|
|Top 25% of class||36%|
|Top 50% of class||65%|
|Bottom 50% of class||35%|
|Bottom 25% of class||12%|
Applications were DueAug 15, 2019
Days left to ApplyNone
The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 15, 2019.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Pikeville and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Not applicable|
|High School GPA||Not applicable|
|High School Class Rank||Not applicable|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Not applicable|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Not applicable|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=157535 IPEDS survey data for University of Pikeville.