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SAT scores needed to get into Gardner Webb University

Average Score and SAT Requirements

Gardner Webb University 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.

Average SAT Score 1052

The average composite SAT score for admitted Gardner Webb University freshman is 1052 out of 1600. For perspective, a 1052 is in the 49th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 945 to 1160

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 945 to 1160. The 75th percentile score is 1160 while the 25th percentile score is 945.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by GWU but we estimate it to be around a 840 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 522

The average score for GWU students on the math portion of the SAT is 522 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 465 and the 75th percentile score 580.

Average SAT Reading Score 530

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 480 to 580 and the average score for Gardner Webb University students is 530.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

71 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to Gardner Webb University

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Gardner Webb University based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 78%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.74.

Can I get into GWU with a 1160 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1160 or higher is very competitive at GWU and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 87% or higher.

Can I get into GWU with a 1050 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 1050 to 1150 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. Your chance of acceptance is very high, estimated about 78% to 86%.

Can I get into GWU with a 945 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 945 to 1040 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 65% to 77% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into GWU with a 840 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 840 to 935 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 64% chance of admission to GWU. SAT scores below 840 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
Admission chances to Gardner Webb University by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 99%
1590 99%
1580 99%
1570 99%
1560 99%
1550 99%
1540 98%
1530 98%
1520 98%
1510 98%
1500 98%
1490 98%
1480 98%
1470 98%
1460 98%
1450 97%
1440 97%
1430 97%
1420 97%
1410 97%
1400 97%
1390 96%
1380 96%
1370 96%
1360 96%
1350 95%
1340 95%
1330 95%
1320 95%
1310 94%
1300 94%
1290 94%
1280 93%
1270 93%
1260 92%
1250 92%
1240 92%
1230 91%
1220 91%
1210 90%
1200 90%
1190 89%
1180 88%
1170 88%
1160 87%
1150 86%
1140 86%
1130 85%
1120 84%
1110 83%
1100 83%
1090 82%
1080 81%
1070 80%
1060 79%
1050 78%
1040 77%
1030 76%
1020 75%
1010 73%
1000 72%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198561 IPEDS survey data for Gardner Webb University.