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Can I get into Fisk University? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,431 out of 3,004 applicants or 81% were admitted making Fisk University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores. Fisk University typically accepts and attracts B- average high school students. Only 9% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||9%||8%||9%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Fisk University and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.
Admission data indicates that Fisk University regularly accepts students with ACTs of 17 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 67 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Fisk University.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 890 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 755. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1025 out of 1600. 42 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|25th Percentile Score||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Est. Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>88%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||81%-88%|
|17 to 20||Avg -||71%-81%|
|14 to 17||Reach||60%-71%|
|Less than 14||Low||<60%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1160 and Above||Good||>88%|
|1025 to 1160||Avg +||81%-88%|
|890 to 1025||Avg -||71%-81%|
|755 to 890||Reach||60%-71%|
|Less than 755||Low||<60%|
You can get into Fisk University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Fisk University was 2.98 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 2.98 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Fisk University accepts 81% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||9%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||15%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||33%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||15%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||3%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
You have 10 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Jun 1, 2017.
What are the requirements for admission to Fisk University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=220181 IPEDS survey data for Fisk University.