The acceptance rate at Tusculum College is 67%. It ranks #21 in Tennessee for lowest rate of acceptance. Tusculum College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 1,654 out of 2,463 applicants were admitted.
The school has very easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent (SAT 905/1100 ACT 18/24). Tusculum College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.18. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Tusculum College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 35% of students submitted SAT scores and 72% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||455|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||905|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||540|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1100|
|Average SAT Score||1000
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Tusculum College?
Tusculum College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 905 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 810. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. Tusculum College ranks #27 in Tennessee for highest average SAT composite score. 35 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Tusculum College?
Admission data indicates that Tusculum College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #30 in Tennessee for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 72 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Tusculum College.
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What GPA do you need to get into Tusculum College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Tusculum College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Tusculum College was 3.18 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #39 in Tennessee for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Tusculum College accepts 67% of students who apply.
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*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.18 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||15%||20%||17%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to Tusculum College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Tusculum College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=221953 IPEDS survey data for Tusculum College.
35% of students submit their SAT scores to Tusculum College. 72% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
67% of those who apply are granted admission to Tusculum College. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 905 and 1100. 35% 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 18 and 24. 72% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.