North Carolina Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Private Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 31 private colleges in North Carolina with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. Duke University tops the list with an average ACT Score of 34. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

List of North Carolina Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
School Average ACT Score
D

Durham, NC

34
D

Davidson, NC

31
E

Elon, NC

27
S

Winston Salem, NC

24
W

Swannanoa, NC

24
Q

Charlotte, NC

23
C

Buies Creek, NC

22
M

Raleigh, NC

22
B

Belmont, NC

21
C

Concord, NC

21
C

Salisbury, NC

21
G

Boiling Springs, NC

21
M

Montreat, NC

21
W

Raleigh, NC

21
W

Wingate, NC

21
B

Wilson, NC

20
M

Fayetteville, NC

20
G

Greensboro, NC

19
M

Mars Hill, NC

19
M

Mount Olive, NC

19