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University of Maine at Fort Kent Admission Requirements

Fort Kent, Maine

Chances of getting into University of Maine at Fort Kent

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
95%
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 95% acceptance rate ranking it #17 in Maine for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 496 out of 522 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 76 percent. University of Maine at Fort Kent typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 32% 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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Find out which students are getting accepted at University of Maine at Fort Kent, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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University of Maine at Fort Kent SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
900-1110
Applicants Submitting SAT
73%
SAT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 900
SAT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1110
Average SAT Score 1010

SAT Scores you need to get in

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 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 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 790. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1010 out of 1600. The school ranks #8 in Maine for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 73 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

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
1110 and Above Good >97%
1005 to 1110 Avg + 95%-97%
900 to 1005 Avg - 92%-95%
795 to 900 Reach 87%-92%
Less than 795 Low <87%
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University of Maine at Fort Kent ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-21 
Applicants Submitting ACT
8%
ACT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 14
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for University of Maine at Fort Kent
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 20
ACT Composite 75th 21
Average ACT Score 18

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 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 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Maine for highest average ACT composite score. 8 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Maine at Fort Kent.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Maine at Fort Kent admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
21 and Above Good >97%
18 to 21 Avg + 95%-97%
16 to 18 Avg - 93%-95%
14 to 16 Reach 89%-93%
Less than 14 Low <89%
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University of Maine at Fort Kent GPA

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 #7 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 95% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of Maine at Fort Kent students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
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

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

University of Maine at Fort Kent admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 328 194 522
Accepted 314 182 496
Acceptance Rate 96% 94% 95%
Enrolled 86 71 157
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 27% 39% 32%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Maine at Fort Kent and what student information is used for 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

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
C
Castleton State College

Castleton, Vermont

R
Rhode Island College

Providence, Rhode Island

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.

FAQs

Does University of Maine at Fort Kent prefer SAT or ACT?

73% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Maine at Fort Kent. 8% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into University of Maine at Fort Kent?

95% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Maine at Fort Kent. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for University of Maine at Fort Kent?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 900 and 1110. 73% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for University of Maine at Fort Kent?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 21. 8% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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