North Carolina Public Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Public Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 16 public colleges in North Carolina with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill tops the list with an average ACT Score of 31. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

List of North Carolina Public Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
School Average ACT Score
N

Chapel Hill, NC

31
N

Raleigh, NC

29
A

Boone, NC

25
N

Winston-Salem, NC

25
N

Wilmington, NC

25
N

Asheville, NC

24
N

Charlotte, NC

24
E

Greenville, NC

22
N

Greensboro, NC

22
W

Cullowhee, NC

22
F

Fayetteville, NC

19
N

Greensboro, NC

19
N

Pembroke, NC

19
E

Elizabeth City, NC

18
N

Durham, NC

18
W

Winston-Salem, NC

17