Nichols College is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "considered but not required". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.
The average composite SAT score for admitted Nichols College freshman is 1065 out of 1600. For perspective, a 1065 is in the 53rd percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 970 to 1160. The 75th percentile score is 1160 while the 25th percentile score is 970.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Nichols but we estimate it to be around a 870 total composite SAT score.
The average score for Nichols students on the math portion of the SAT is 540 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 490 and the 75th percentile score 590.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 480 to 570 and the average score for Nichols College students is 525.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Nichols College based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 84.8%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 2.9.
An SAT score of 1160 or higher is very competitive at Nichols and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have an almost certain chance of acceptance with the probability 92% or higher.
Scores between 1070 to 1150 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. Your chance of acceptance is very high, estimated about 85% to 91%.
SAT scores between 970 to 1060 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 75% to 85% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 870 to 960 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 74% chance of admission to Nichols. SAT scores below 870 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=167260 IPEDS survey data for Nichols College.