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Fort Kent, Maine

University of Maine at Fort Kent Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into University of Maine at Fort Kent

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
97.2%
Admission Difficulty for University of Maine at Fort Kent
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into University of Maine at Fort Kent and can I get accepted? The school has a 97% acceptance rate ranking it #17 in Maine for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 556 out of 572 applicants were admitted making University of Maine at Fort Kent 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 66 percent. University of Maine at Fort Kent typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 24% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the lower half of their high school class.

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University of Maine at Fort Kent SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
980-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT
77%
SAT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 980
SAT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 600
SAT Math 75th 560
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1070

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Maine at Fort Kent?

University of Maine at Fort Kent typically requires applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 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 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Maine for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 77 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Maine at Fort Kent admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >98%
1070 to 1160 Avg + 97%-98%
980 to 1070 Avg - 95%-97%
890 to 980 Reach 92%-95%
Less than 890 Low <92%
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University of Maine at Fort Kent ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
4%
ACT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 21
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 University of Maine at Fort Kent?

Admission data indicates that University of Maine at Fort Kent 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 14 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 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #7 in Maine for highest average ACT composite score. 4 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Maine at Fort Kent.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Maine at Fort Kent admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >98%
19 to 22 Avg + 97%-98%
17 to 19 Avg - 95%-97%
15 to 17 Reach 93%-95%
Less than 15 Low <93%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.1
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into University of Maine at Fort Kent. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Maine at Fort Kent was 3.1 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 3.1 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as University of Maine at Fort Kent accepts 97% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted University of Maine at Fort Kent students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 14% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 26% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 12% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 14% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

77% of University of Maine at Fort Kent freshman were in the bottom half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Maine at Fort Kent students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 0%
Top 25% of class 7%
Top 50% of class 23%
Bottom 50% of class 77%
Bottom 25% of class 22%

Admission Statistics

University of Maine at Fort Kent admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 370 202 572
Accepted 360 196 556
Acceptance Rate 97% 97% 97%
Enrolled 89 46 135
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 25% 23% 24%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Maine at Fort Kent and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Maine at Fort Kent Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Maine at Fort Kent
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=161235 IPEDS survey data for University of Maine at Fort Kent.