The Best Souteastern Colleges for a 18 on the ACT

What Souteastern colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 18?

With a 18 on the ACT, these are the Souteastern colleges you have a chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Souteastern colleges, we've found 147 schools where a 18 ACT 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. They represent the better schools you have a competitive chance of getting into and those which have historically accepted a 18 ACT score. Keep in mind, an ACT score alone won't get you admitted. It's equally important to have the GPA that the college is expecting for incoming students.

Is a 18 on the ACT a good score?

You can probably do better than a score of 18. It places you in the bottom 38th percentile nationally out of the 2 million students taking the ACT entrance exam this year. The score indicates you've done a below average job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

For comparison purposes, a 18 on the ACT converts to a 970 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.

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Displaying 147 target schools where your ACT score is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 158 reach schools and 15 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 930/1110
    • ACT Range 17/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.13
    • Students: 5,295
    • Tuition:$9,172
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 71%
    • SAT Range 880/1030
    • ACT Range 16/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.15*
    • Students: 732
    • Tuition:$16,200
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 57%
    • SAT Range 810/1030
    • ACT Range 17/22
    • Average HS GPA 3.61
    • Students: 3,940
    • Tuition:$11,976
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 59%
    • SAT Range 780/980
    • ACT Range 14/18
    • Average HS GPA 2.95
    • Students: 469
    • Tuition:$16,096
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  High
    • Acceptance Rate 40%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 53%
    • SAT Range 890/1040
    • ACT Range 16/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.99*
    • Students: 2,579
    • Tuition:$8,038
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 44%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 44%
    • SAT Range 770/930
    • ACT Range 13/17
    • Average HS GPA 2.64*
    • Students: 1,148
    • Tuition:$18,296
    • Your 18 ACT  High
    • Acceptance Rate 42%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 62%
    • SAT Range 860/1010
    • ACT Range 15/18
    • Average HS GPA 2.9
    • Students: 3,022
    • Tuition:$11,060
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  High
    • Acceptance Rate 53%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 70%
    • SAT Range 780/970
    • ACT Range 15/18
    • Average HS GPA 2.61
    • Students: 1,552
    • Tuition:$17,748
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  High
    • Acceptance Rate 44%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 61%
    • SAT Range 870/1050
    • ACT Range 15/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.9
    • Students: 3,193
    • Tuition:$8,302
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 59%
    • SAT Range 880/1030
    • ACT Range 16/20
    • Average HS GPA 2.91*
    • Students: 2,738
    • Tuition:$8,873
      Admissions Standards  Extremely Easy Requirements
    • Your 18 ACT  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 38%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 38%