The Best New York Colleges for a 25 on the ACT

What New York colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 25?

With a 25 on the ACT, these are the New York colleges you have a chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all New York colleges, we've found 46 schools where a 25 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 25 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 25 on the ACT a good score?

Yes, a score of 25 is quite good. It places you in the top 78th percentile nationally out of the 2 million students taking the ACT entrance exam this year. The score indicates you've done a well above above average job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

For comparison purposes, a 25 on the ACT converts to a 1210 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 46 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 11 reach schools and 39 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1180/1370
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 22,803
    • Tuition:$51,853
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 50%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 40%
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    Syracuse University

    • SAT Range 1140/1400
    • ACT Range 22/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.51
    • Students: 6,479
    • Tuition:$43,500
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 60%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 57%
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    Yeshiva University

    • SAT Range 1150/1340
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.32
    • Students: 2,241
    • Tuition:$55,255
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 46%
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    Hobart William Smith Colleges

    • SAT Range 1090/1270
    • ACT Range 24/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.57*
    • Students: 7,608
    • Tuition:$8,254
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 41%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 36%
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    State University of New York at New Paltz

    • SAT Range 1160/1330
    • ACT Range 24/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.2
    • Students: 31,503
    • Tuition:$10,099
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 56%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 51%
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    University at Buffalo

    • SAT Range 1050/1310
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.63
    • Students: 5,015
    • Tuition:$51,870
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 41%
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    Pratt Institute Main

    • SAT Range 1150/1360
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.59*
    • Students: 10,544
    • Tuition:$49,064
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 48%
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    The New School

    • SAT Range 1120/1300
    • ACT Range 24/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 5,612
    • Tuition:$8,651
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 59%
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    SUNY at Geneseo

    • SAT Range 1050/1300
    • ACT Range 19/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.39
    • Students: 537
    • Tuition:$24,834
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 25 ACT  High
    • Acceptance Rate 22%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 45%
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    New York School of Interior Design

    • SAT Range 1120/1310
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 2,220
    • Tuition:$8,874
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 25 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 57%
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    SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry