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Freed-Hardeman University Admission Requirements

Henderson, Tennessee

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Chances of getting into Freed Hardeman University

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
81%
Admission Difficulty for Freed Hardeman University
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Challenging 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Freed-Hardeman University and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Freed-Hardeman University is 81%.  It ranks #33 in Tennessee for lowest rate of acceptance. Freed Hardeman University is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,136 out of 1,405 applicants were admitted.

The school has challenging admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 51 percent (SAT 1010/1270 ACT 21/27). Freed Hardeman University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.68. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Testing Requirements

You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Freed Hardeman University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to confirm the most up to date testing requirements.

Freed-Hardeman University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
1010-1270
Applicants Submitting SAT 
8%
SAT Scores for Freed Hardeman University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 525
SAT Math 25th 485
SAT Composite 25th 1010
SAT Scores for Freed Hardeman University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 650
SAT Math 75th 620
SAT Composite 75th 1270
Average SAT Score 1140

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Freed Hardeman University?

Freed Hardeman University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 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 880. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1140 out of 1600. Freed-Hardeman University ranks #12 in Tennessee for highest average SAT composite score. 8 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Freed Hardeman University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1270 and Above Good >89%
1140 to 1270 Avg + 81%-89%
1010 to 1140 Avg - 69%-81%
880 to 1010 Reach 54%-69%
Less than 880 Low <54%
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Freed-Hardeman University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
21-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
95%
ACT Scores for Freed Hardeman University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for Freed Hardeman University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 30
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 27
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Freed-Hardeman University?

Admission data indicates that Freed-Hardeman University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in Tennessee for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Freed Hardeman University.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Freed Hardeman University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
27 and Above Good >89%
24 to 27 Avg + 81%-89%
21 to 24 Avg - 69%-81%
18 to 21 Reach 54%-69%
Less than 18 Low <54%
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Freed-Hardeman University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.68
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Freed Hardeman University?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Freed-Hardeman University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Freed Hardeman University was 3.68 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #9 in Tennessee for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.68 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Freed-Hardeman University accepts 81% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted Freed Hardeman University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 29.59% Good
3.75 to 3.99 27.51% Avg
3.50 to 3.74 18.64% Avg -
3.25 to 3.49 9.76% Reach
3.00 to 3.24 8.58% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 4.73% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 0.89% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 0.3% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

63% of Freed Hardeman University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Freed Hardeman University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 28%
Top 25% of class 63%
Top 50% of class 85%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

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Admission Statistics

Freed Hardeman University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 968 437 1,405
Accepted 783 353 1,136
Acceptance Rate 81% 81% 81%
Enrolled 200 150 350
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 26% 42% 31%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Freed Hardeman University is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Freed Hardeman University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Freed Hardeman University Application Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Freed Hardeman University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=220215 IPEDS survey data for Freed Hardeman University.

FAQs

Does Freed Hardeman University prefer SAT or ACT?

8% of students submit their SAT scores to Freed-Hardeman University. 95% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Freed Hardeman University?

81% of those who apply are granted admission to Freed-Hardeman University. Admission competition is and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Freed Hardeman University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1010 and 1270. 8% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Freed Hardeman University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 21 and 27. 95% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.