|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
Can I get into Paul Quinn College? The school has a 54% acceptance rate. Last year, 378 out of 696 applicants were admitted making Paul Quinn College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 88 percent. Paul Quinn College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 40% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||410|
|SAT Math 25th||410|
|SAT Composite 25th||820|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||520|
|SAT Math 75th||510|
|SAT Composite 75th||1030|
|Estimated Average SAT||930|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Paul Quinn College?
Paul Quinn College typically requires applicants to be in the top 88 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 820 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 estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 930 out of 1600. 38 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|
|1030 and Above||Good||>67%|
|925 to 1030||Avg +||54%-67%|
|820 to 925||Avg -||41%-54%|
|715 to 820||Reach||29%-41%|
|Less than 715||Low||<29%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||11|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||14|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||16|
|ACT Math 75th||17|
|ACT Composite 75th||17|
|Estimated Average ACT||15|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Paul Quinn College?
Admission data indicates that Paul Quinn College 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. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 62 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Paul Quinn College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|17 and Above||Good||>70%|
|15 to 17||Avg +||54%-70%|
|14 to 15||Avg -||45%-54%|
|13 to 14||Reach||37%-45%|
|Less than 13||Low||<37%|
You can get into Paul Quinn College with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Paul Quinn College was 2.79 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Paul Quinn College accepts 54% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||7%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||7%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||14%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||41%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||13%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||11%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||38%||42%||40%|
The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 1, 2019.
What are the requirements for admission to Paul Quinn College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=227429 IPEDS survey data for Paul Quinn College.