Pennsylvania Colleges for a 32 on the ACT

What Pennsylvania colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 32?

With a 32 on the ACT, these Pennsylvania colleges are a good match for your score

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Pennsylvania colleges, we've found 7 schools where submitting a 32 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 32 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 32 a good ACT score?

Yes, with a score of 32 you're amongst the best of the best. It places you in the top 97th percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done an excellent job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 32 ACT score?

For comparison purposes, a 32 on the ACT converts to a 1430 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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List of 32 ACT Colleges

Displaying 7 colleges where your 32 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 27 target schools (good chance), 9 reach (harder) schools and 201 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Villanova University
V
Villanova, PA
Villanova University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

32 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 11,030enrollment
  • $36,840net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1470SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance28%
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus
P
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

30 Average ACT

#1 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 28,673enrollment
  • $22,600net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1440SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.97Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance67%
Bucknell University
B
Lewisburg, PA
Bucknell University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

30 Average ACT

#7 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 3,668enrollment
  • $39,493net price
  • 34%acceptance rate
  • 1255-1430SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance47%
Lehigh University
L
Bethlehem, PA
Lehigh University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

31 Average ACT

#4 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 6,849enrollment
  • $26,631net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1450SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance38%
Lafayette College
L
Easton, PA
Lafayette College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

30 Average ACT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,642enrollment
  • $26,810net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1440SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance41%
Swarthmore College
S
Swarthmore, PA
Swarthmore College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

33 Average ACT

#15 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 1,559enrollment
  • $19,759net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1540SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance7%
Haverford College
H
Haverford, PA
Haverford College

Private 4 Year

7 reviews

33 Average ACT

#22 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 1,310enrollment
  • $22,837net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1540SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 32 ACT
Admission Chance10%