Mid Atlantic Colleges for a 30 on the ACT

What Mid Atlantic colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 30?

With a 30 on the ACT, these are the Mid Atlantic colleges you have a competitive chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Mid Atlantic colleges, we've found 41 schools where submitting a 30 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 30 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 30 a good ACT score?

Yes, a score of 30 is excellent. It places you in the top 93rd percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a significantly above above average job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 30 ACT score?

For comparison purposes, a 30 on the ACT converts to a 1370 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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41 results found

Displaying 41 target schools where your 30 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 13 reach schools and 172 safety schools you can consider.

Penn State Main Campus
P
University Park, PA

Public 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 46,810enrollment
  • $25,346net price
  • $18,454tuition
  • 1160-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance71%
New York University
N
New York, NY

Private 4 Year

20% acceptance rate

  • 51,847enrollment
  • $36,256net price
  • $51,828tuition
  • 1310-1510SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance17%
Villanova University
V
Villanova, PA

Private 4 Year

29% acceptance rate

  • 11,030enrollment
  • $35,491net price
  • $53,308tuition
  • 1300-1470SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance22%
Syracuse University
S
Syracuse, NY

Private 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 22,803enrollment
  • $35,306net price
  • $51,853tuition
  • 1180-1370SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance65%
Stony Brook University
S
Stony Brook, NY

Public 4 Year

42% acceptance rate

  • 26,256enrollment
  • $14,330net price
  • $9,625tuition
  • 1230-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance53%
SUNY at Binghamton
B
Vestal, NY

Public 4 Year

40% acceptance rate

  • 17,768enrollment
  • $16,775net price
  • $9,853tuition
  • 1310-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance40%
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus
P
Pittsburgh, PA

Public 4 Year

59% acceptance rate

  • 28,673enrollment
  • $22,848net price
  • $19,080tuition
  • 1270-1430SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.97Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance59%
SUNY at Albany
A
Albany, NY

Public 4 Year

52% acceptance rate

  • 17,944enrollment
  • $16,100net price
  • $10,011tuition
  • 1100-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance79%
Fordham University
F
Bronx, NY

Private 4 Year

46% acceptance rate

  • 16,515enrollment
  • $38,503net price
  • $52,687tuition
  • 1250-1430SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance46%
Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ

Public 4 Year

60% acceptance rate

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • $14,974tuition
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance68%
Drexel University
D
Philadelphia, PA

Private 4 Year

77% acceptance rate

  • 24,634enrollment
  • $40,977net price
  • $53,244tuition
  • 1170-1380SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance86%
University at Buffalo
U
Buffalo, NY

Public 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 31,503enrollment
  • $16,120net price
  • $10,099tuition
  • 1160-1330SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance75%
Bucknell University
B
Lewisburg, PA

Private 4 Year

33% acceptance rate

  • 3,668enrollment
  • $37,817net price
  • $56,092tuition
  • 1250-1420SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance33%
Lehigh University
L
Bethlehem, PA

Private 4 Year

22% acceptance rate

  • 6,849enrollment
  • $26,933net price
  • $52,930tuition
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance18%
University of Rochester
R
Rochester, NY

Private 4 Year

29% acceptance rate

  • 11,817enrollment
  • $37,064net price
  • $53,909tuition
  • 1320-1500SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance19%
Lafayette College
L
Easton, PA

Private 4 Year

29% acceptance rate

  • 2,642enrollment
  • $26,148net price
  • $53,630tuition
  • 1250-1440SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance34%
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
R
Troy, NY

Private 4 Year

43% acceptance rate

  • 7,895enrollment
  • $37,648net price
  • $53,880tuition
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance37%
Hofstra University
H
Hempstead, NY

Private 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 10,871enrollment
  • $32,566net price
  • $45,700tuition
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA
Your 30 ACT
Estimated Chance74%