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)

Composite 25% Composite 75% English 25% English 75% Math 25% Math 75% GPA-SAT-ACT
Admissions
Scattergram
Annapolis - - 25 33 26 32 see graph
Goucher College - - - - - - see graph
Hood College - - - - - - see graph
Johns Hopkins University 32 34 33 35 31 35 see graph
Loyola University Maryland - - - - - - see graph
McDaniel College 21 28 20 29 19 26 see graph
Maryland Institute College of Art 22 28 22 31 21 28 see graph
Mount St. Mary's University 19 24 17 24 17 23 see graph
St. John's College 27 33 30 34 25 31 see graph
St. Mary's College of Maryland 23 29 22 28 22 30 see graph
Salisbury University - - - - - - see graph
Towson University 21 25 20 25 20 25 see graph
University of Maryland Baltimore County 24 29 23 30 24 29 see graph
University of Maryland 29 33 28 34 27 33 see graph
Washington College - - - - - - see graph

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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Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics