Huston-Tillotson University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Huston Tillotson University
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Huston-Tillotson University and can I get accepted? The school has a 30% acceptance rate ranking it #3 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,242 out of 4,167 applicants were admitted making Huston-Tillotson University a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 74 percent. Huston Tillotson University typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Huston-Tillotson University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT74%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||460|
|SAT Composite 25th||920|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||550|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1030|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Huston Tillotson University?
Huston Tillotson University typically requires applicants to be in the top 74 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 920 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 estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. The school ranks #61 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. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1130 and Above||Good||>42%|
|1025 to 1130||Avg +||30%-42%|
|920 to 1025||Avg -||20%-30%|
|815 to 920||Reach||13%-20%|
|Less than 815||Low||<13%|
Huston-Tillotson University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT37%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||20|
|ACT Math 75th||19|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Average ACT Score||18|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
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 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #59 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 37 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Huston Tillotson University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>42%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||30%-42%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||20%-30%|
|14 to 16||Reach||13%-20%|
|Less than 14||Low||<13%|
Avg. High School GPA2.8
Typical High School GradesB-
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 2.8 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #65 in Texas for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Huston-Tillotson University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||7%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||10%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||14%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||38%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||23%||Avg -|
|2.25 to 2.50||5%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||13%||18%||15%|
Applications are DueMay 1, 2020
Days left to Apply193
Applicants have 193 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on May 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Huston-Tillotson University before the May 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 26||Nov 14|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
What are the requirements for admission to Huston Tillotson University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||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.