The Best North Carolina Colleges for a 3.9 GPA

What North Carolina colleges will likely accept a 3.9 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 3.9 or A- average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these North Carolina schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of north-carolina schools and selected 12 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 3.9. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to filter further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.9 range.

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Displaying 12 target schools where your GPA 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 3 reach schools and 34 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1290/1450
    • ACT Range 29/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.9
    • Students: 1,843
    • Tuition:$51,447
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 19%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 19%
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    Davidson College

    • SAT Range 1090/1280
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.67
    • Students: 1,042
    • Tuition:$9,371
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 38%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 51%
    • SAT Range 1150/1330
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.99
    • Students: 6,991
    • Tuition:$35,319
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 72%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 68%
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    Elon University

    • SAT Range 1190/1320
    • ACT Range 23/27
    • Average HS GPA 4.06
    • Students: 16,747
    • Tuition:$7,091
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 52%
    • SAT Range 1100/1270
    • ACT Range 23/28
    • Average HS GPA 4.05
    • Students: 19,108
    • Tuition:$7,364
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 69%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 61%
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    Appalachian State University

    • SAT Range 1030/1210
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.67
    • Students: 11,639
    • Tuition:$3,926
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 40%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 53%
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    Western Carolina University

    • SAT Range 1120/1270
    • ACT Range 22/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.82
    • Students: 29,710
    • Tuition:$6,853
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 67%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 71%
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    University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    • SAT Range 970/1180
    • ACT Range 18/24
    • Average HS GPA 3.72
    • Students: 3,598
    • Tuition:$32,000
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 48%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 58%
    • SAT Range 1060/1250
    • ACT Range 21/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.98
    • Students: 3,762
    • Tuition:$7,145
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 94%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 93%
    • SAT Range 990/1160
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.64
    • Students: 20,106
    • Tuition:$7,331
      Admissions Standards  Easy Requirements
    • Your 3.9 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 84%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 91%