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Bangor, Maine

Husson University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Husson University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
76.5%
Admission Difficulty for Husson University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Husson University and can I get accepted? The school has a 77% acceptance rate ranking it #9 in Maine for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,155 out of 1,509 applicants were admitted making Husson University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 70 percent. Husson University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Husson University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
940-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT
99%
SAT Scores for Husson University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 940
SAT Scores for Husson University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1050

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

Husson 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Maine for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 99 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

Husson University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >85%
1050 to 1160 Avg + 77%-85%
940 to 1050 Avg - 66%-77%
830 to 940 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 830 Low <54%
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Husson University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-21 
Applicants Submitting ACT
5%
ACT Scores for Husson University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Husson University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 21
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Husson University?

Admission data indicates that Husson University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 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 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #7 in Maine for highest average ACT composite score. 5 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Husson University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Husson University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >85%
19 to 21 Avg + 77%-85%
17 to 19 Avg - 66%-77%
15 to 17 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 15 Low <54%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.22
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Husson University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Husson University was 3.22 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Maine for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.22 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Husson University accepts 77% of all applicants.

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Admission Statistics

Husson University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 871 638 1,509
Accepted 681 474 1,155
Acceptance Rate 78% 74% 77%
Enrolled 205 161 366
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 30% 34% 32%

Admission Requirements

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

Husson University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
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 Husson 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=161165 IPEDS survey data for Husson University.

Frequently Asked Questions

99% of students submit their SAT scores to Husson University. 5% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

77% of those who apply are granted admission to Husson University. Admission competition is 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 940 and 1160. 99% 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 17 and 21. 5% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.