The Best Indiana Colleges for a 17 on the ACT

What Indiana colleges can I get into with an ACT score of 17?

With a 17 on the ACT, these are the Indiana colleges you should have a chance to get into.

CollegeSimply analyzed the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Indiana colleges and found 11 schools where a 17 places you within or slightly outside the middle fifty percent of admitted students. The colleges are ranked by their position on our best colleges ranking and thus represent the better schools you may be able to get into and those which have historically accepted a 17.

Is a 17 on the ACT a good score? A 17 is pretty low. It places you in the bottom 31st percentile nationally out of the 2 million students taking the ACT this year.

For comparison purposes, a 17 on the ACT converts to a 930 on the SAT based on the College Board / ACT concordance. Not all colleges report both SAT and ACT score admission data so you should check our comparable listings for both standardized tests to find academically similar schools.

 What do these ratings mean?

College ACT 25th ACT 75th Chance with 17
Oakland City University
21 ACT Average
Oakland City, Indiana
18 24 Reach 55%  Chance
Purdue University Calumet Campus
21 ACT Average
Hammond, Indiana
18 24 Reach 41%  Chance
Saint Mary of the Woods College
20 ACT Average
Saint Mary of the Woods, Indiana
18 23 Reach 63%  Chance
Indiana University East
20 ACT Average
Richmond, Indiana
18 23 Reach 55%  Chance
Indiana Institute of Technology
20 ACT Average
Fort Wayne, Indiana
17 23 Reach 65%  Chance
Indiana University Kokomo
20 ACT Average
Kokomo, Indiana
17 22 Reach 60%  Chance
Indiana University South Bend
21 ACT Average
South Bend, Indiana
18 24 Reach 64%  Chance
Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne
22 ACT Average
Fort Wayne, Indiana
18 25 Reach 90%  Chance
Indiana State University
20 ACT Average
Terre Haute, Indiana
17 23 Reach 77%  Chance
Indiana University Northwest
20 ACT Average
Gary, Indiana
17 22 Reach 65%  Chance
Indiana University Southeast
20 ACT Average
New Albany, Indiana
17 22 Reach 76%  Chance