ACT Score Comparison for Admission to Maryland Colleges

A Side-by-Side Comparison of ACT Admissions Data for Maryland Colleges

Goucher College Athenaeum
Goucher College Athenaeum. Photo Credit: Allen Grove

Learn what ACT scores are likely to get you into the top Maryland colleges or universities. 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 15 top colleges in Maryland.

Maryland Colleges ACT Score Comparison (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
 ACT ScoresGPA-SAT-ACT
Admissions
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 CompositeEnglishMath
25%75%25%75%25%75%
Annapolis--25332632see graph
Goucher College------see graph
Hood College------see graph
Johns Hopkins University323433353135see graph
Loyola University Maryland------see graph
McDaniel College212820291926see graph
Maryland Institute College of Art222822312128see graph
Mount St. Mary's University192417241723see graph
St. John's College273330342531see graph
St. Mary's College of Maryland232922282230see graph
Salisbury University------see graph
Towson University212520252025see graph
University of Maryland Baltimore County242923302429see graph
University of Maryland293328342733see graph
Washington College------see graph
View the SAT version of this table

Keep in mind that 25% of enrolled students have scores below those listed, and Goucher College and St. John's College are test optional. Also, remember that ACT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers in Maryland will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

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ACT Tables for Other States: AL | AK | AZ | AR | CA | CO | CT | DE | DC | FL | GA | HI | ID | IL | IN | IA | KS | KY | LA | ME | MD | MA | MI | MN | MS | MO | MT | NE | NV | NH | NJ | NM | NY | NC | ND | OH | OK | OR | PA | RI | SC | SD | TN | TX | UT | VT | VA | WA | WV | WI | WY

Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

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