Paul Quinn College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Paul Quinn College
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Paul Quinn College and can I get accepted? The school has a 54% acceptance rate ranking it #25 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. 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.
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Paul Quinn College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT38%
|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|
|Average SAT Score||930|
SAT Scores you need to get in
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. The school ranks #63 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. 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%|
Paul Quinn College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT62%
|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|
|Average ACT Score||15|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
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. The school ranks #64 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 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%|
Avg. High School GPA2.79
Typical High School GradesB-
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. The school ranks #66 in Texas for highest average GPA. 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%|
Applications are DueJun 1, 2020
Days left to Apply224
Applicants have 224 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Paul Quinn College before the Jun 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|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 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.