ACT Scores for Admission to the Southern Conference Colleges and Universities

A Side-by-Side Comparison of College Admissions Data for 10 Division I Schools

Wofford College Gibbs Stadium
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The Southern Conference has an interesting mix of public and private colleges from the southeastern United 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 10 Southern Conference colleges and 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

Southern Conference Colleges ACT Scores (mid 50%)
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 CompositeEnglishMath
 25%75%25%75%25%75%
The Citadel202519241926
East Tennessee State University202620271825
Furman University------
Mercer University252924312428
Samford University232924312127
UNC Greensboro212520251925
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga212621271925
Virginia Military Institute232822282327
Western Carolina University202519241824
Wofford College242923302327
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