ACT Scores for Admission to Alabama Colleges

A Side-by-Side Comparison of ACT Admissions Data for 20 Alabama Colleges

University of South Alabama Bell Tower
University of South Alabama Bell Tower. faungg / Flickr

Do you have the ACT scores you need to get into your favorite Alabama colleges and universities? The side-by-side comparison table below presents 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 20 Alabama colleges.

Select Alabama Colleges ACT Scores (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
Alabama A&M University161914201518
Alabama State University151914191517
Auburn University243025322328
Birmingham-Southern College232822292226
Faulkner University182316241622
Huntingdon College192318241622
Jacksonville State University202620281825
Oakwood University162115221521
Samford University232924312127
Spring Hill College222722292025
Troy University182417251623
Tuskegee University212218221822
University of Alabama at Birmingham212822301926
University of Alabama in Huntsville253124332329
University of Alabama Main Campus233123332229
University of Mobile192518251723
University of Montevallo202621281825
University of North Alabama192519261724
University of South Alabama202321281826
University of West Alabama182317231622
View the SAT version of this table

The list above includes the 9 top Alabama colleges. Keep in mind that 25% of enrolled students have scores below those listed. Also, remember that ACT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers at many of these Alabama colleges will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation. So, at some schools, a student with higher scores but a weak application may not be admitted, while a student with lower scores but a strong application may be accepted. 

Click on the names of the schools in the chart above to view its profile--complete with more admissions information, financial aid data, academic and enrollment stats, and more helpful information. Some schools also have a GPA-SAT-ACT graph that shows how other applicants fared in their application to the school; whether they were accepted, waitlisted, or rejected, and what their grades/test scores were like.

You can also check out these other ACT links:

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Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

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