The acceptance rate at Huston-Tillotson University is 56%. It ranks #15 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Huston-Tillotson University is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 1,065 out of 1,903 applicants were admitted.
The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 89 percent (SAT 800/980 ACT 14/17). Huston Tillotson University typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students with an average GPA around 2.9. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Huston-Tillotson University application fee is $25 and applications are due by Jul 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Huston Tillotson University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 74% of students submitted SAT scores and 39% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||410|
|SAT Math 25th||390|
|SAT Composite 25th||800|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||490|
|SAT Math 75th||490|
|SAT Composite 75th||980|
|Average SAT Score||890
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Huston Tillotson University?
Huston Tillotson University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 91 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 800 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 710. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 890 out of 1600. Huston-Tillotson University ranks #56 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 74 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||12|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||14|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||18|
|ACT Math 75th||17|
|ACT Composite 75th||17|
|Average ACT Score||15
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Huston-Tillotson University?
Admission data indicates that Huston-Tillotson University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 14 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 87 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 16 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 17 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #55 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 39 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Huston Tillotson University.
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What GPA do you need to get into Huston Tillotson University?
You can get into Huston-Tillotson University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Huston Tillotson University was 2.9 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #64 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Huston-Tillotson University accepts 56% of students who apply.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||4.32%||Good|
|3.50 to 3.74||5.56%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.49||13.58%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.24||16.05%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.99||38.27%||Avg -|
|2.00 to 2.49||19.14%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||1.23%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
53% of Huston Tillotson University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||11%|
|Top 25% of class||16%|
|Top 50% of class||53%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||14%||20%||16%|
Applicants have 207 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jul 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Huston Tillotson University is $25.
What are the requirements for admission to Huston Tillotson University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225575 IPEDS survey data for Huston Tillotson University.
74% of students submit their SAT scores to Huston-Tillotson University. 39% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
56% of those who apply are granted admission to Huston-Tillotson University. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 800 and 980. 74% 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 14 and 17. 39% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.