How hard is it to get into Johnson University and can I get accepted? The school has a 71% acceptance rate ranking it #28 in Tennessee for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 248 out of 348 applicants were admitted making Johnson University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 50 percent. Johnson University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 65% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Johnson University is a prized outcome for many students.
Find out which students are getting accepted at Johnson University, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||530|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1050|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||610|
|SAT Composite 75th||1240|
|Average SAT Score||1150|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Johnson University?
Johnson University typically requires applicants to be in the top 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 950. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1150 out of 1600. The school ranks #11 in Tennessee for highest average SAT composite score. 36 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1240 and Above||Good||>81%|
|1145 to 1240||Avg +||71%-81%|
|1050 to 1145||Avg -||59%-71%|
|955 to 1050||Reach||46%-59%|
|Less than 955||Low||<46%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Johnson University?
Admission data indicates that Johnson University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #20 in Tennessee for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 80 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Johnson University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>82%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||71%-82%|
|20 to 22||Avg -||62%-71%|
|18 to 20||Reach||51%-62%|
|Less than 18||Low||<51%|
What GPA do you need to get into Johnson University?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Johnson University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Johnson University was 3.27 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #26 in Tennessee for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Johnson University accepts 71% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||22%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||13%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||17%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||4%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||3%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||62%||67%||65%|
The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 1, 2020.
What are the requirements for admission to Johnson University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Recommended|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
|Subject||Percent of Class|
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Buena Vista, Virginia
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=220473 IPEDS survey data for Johnson University.
36% of students submit their SAT scores to Johnson University. 80% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
71% of those who apply are granted admission to Johnson University. Admission competition is low and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1050 and 1240. 36% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 25. 80% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.