ACT Scores for Admission to the Big Sky Conference Universities

Compare ACT Scores for the 12 Universities in the Big Sky Conference

Portland State University
Portland State University. rachaelvoorhees / Flickr

The Big Sky Conference is made up entirely of public universities from western states. The side-by-side comparison chart below shows ACT scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission to one of these 9 Big Sky Conference universities. Keep in mind that 25% of enrolled students have ACT scores below those listed.

Also remember that ACT scores are just one part of the application.

The admissions officers at these Division I universities will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

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Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

Big Sky Conference Universities ACT Scores (mid 50%)
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 CompositeEnglishMath
 25%75%25%75%25%75%
Eastern Washington University172315221624
Idaho State Universityopen admissions; assured with 18 Math, 18 English
Montana State University212820282128
Northern Arizona University------
Portland State University192518261725
Sacramento State University172215221723
Southern Utah University202620271826
University of Idaho212720272027
University of Montana202619261926
University of North Dakota212621272026
University of Northern Colorado192519251825
Weber State Universityopen admissions; 22 average ACT compoosite
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