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Pikeville, Kentucky

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

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
960-1130
Applicants Submitting SAT
9%
SAT Scores for University of Pikeville
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 960
SAT Scores for University of Pikeville
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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Pikeville admission chances by SAT score
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%
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University of Pikeville ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
89%
ACT Scores for University of Pikeville
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for University of Pikeville
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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Pikeville admission chances by ACT score
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%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.07
Typical High School Grades
B

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.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of Pikeville students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 18% Good
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

High School Class Rank

65% of University of Pikeville freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Pikeville students
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%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Aug 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 15, 2019.

Admission Requirements

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

University of Pikeville Admission Requirements
Test Scores Not applicable
High School GPA Not applicable
High School Class Rank Not applicable
Completion of College Preparatory Program Not applicable
Recommendations Not applicable
Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Pikeville
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
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.