Maryland Colleges for a 23 on the ACT

What Maryland colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 23?

With a 23 on the ACT, these Maryland colleges are a good match for your score

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Maryland colleges, we've found 10 schools where submitting a 23 with your college application places you around the middle ACT score range of admitted students' average ACT scores. They represent the most popular schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 23 ACT score. You can view your reach schools and safety schools by using the admission chance filter. 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 23 a good ACT score?

Yes, with score of 23 you're in about the top third. It places you in the top 68th percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done an above above average job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test. If a 23 isn't strong enough to get into your dream school, consider taking a test prep course to see if you can raise your score.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 23 ACT score?

For comparison purposes, a 23 on the ACT converts to a 1140 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.

10 results found

List of 23 ACT Colleges

Displaying 10 colleges where your 23 ACT score is within the typical range of past accepted students. You have a chance at being accepted but admission may be challenging at more selective colleges. Hint: Filter by admission chance for 12 target schools (good chance), 3 reach (harder) schools and 6 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Towson University
T
Towson, MD
Towson University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

22 Average ACT

#5 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 22,923enrollment
  • $15,250net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1200SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance82%
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Mount St Mary's University
M
Emmitsburg, MD
Mount St Mary's University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

21 Average ACT

#5 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 2,406enrollment
  • $28,681net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance74%
Stevenson University
S
Stevenson, MD
Stevenson University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

21 Average ACT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 3,615enrollment
  • $27,904net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1200SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance81%
Frostburg State University
F
Frostburg, MD
Frostburg State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

20 Average ACT

#8 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 5,295enrollment
  • $13,489net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 930-1110SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance86%
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Maryland Institute College of Art
M
Baltimore, MD
Maryland Institute College of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

25 Average ACT

#3 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 2,178enrollment
  • $41,386net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1290SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance57%
University of Baltimore
B
Baltimore, MD
University of Baltimore

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

22 Average ACT

#10 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 5,041enrollment
  • $20,862net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 910-1120SAT range
  • 21-23ACT range
  • 2.91Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance86%
McDaniel College
M
Westminster, MD
McDaniel College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

24 Average ACT

#4 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 2,780enrollment
  • $22,652net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1230SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance60%
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St Mary's College of Maryland
S
St. Mary's City, MD
St Mary's College of Maryland

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

25 Average ACT

#3 Best Public Universities in Maryland

  • 1,582enrollment
  • $20,711net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1290SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.53*Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance72%
Notre Dame of Maryland University
N
Baltimore, MD
 
Notre Dame of Maryland University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

24 Average ACT

#7 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 2,371enrollment
  • $20,356net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 930-1140SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance85%
Capitol College
C
Laurel, MD
 
Capitol College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

20 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Maryland

  • 743enrollment
  • $20,125net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1150SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.26*Avg GPA
Your 23 ACT
Admission Chance79%
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