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Can I get into PVAMU? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 4,355 out of 5,067 applicants or 86% were admitted making Prairie View A & M University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. Prairie View A & M University typically accepts and attracts B average high school students. Only 37% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||37%||38%||37%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Prairie View A & M 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 PVAMU regularly accepts students with ACTs of 16 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Prairie View A & M University.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 850 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 770. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 930 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 80 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|
|20 and Above||Good||>91%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||86%-91%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||78%-86%|
|14 to 16||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 14||Low||<68%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1010 and Above||Good||>91%|
|930 to 1010||Avg +||86%-91%|
|850 to 930||Avg -||78%-86%|
|770 to 850||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 770||Low||<68%|
You will need about average high school grades to get into Prairie View A & M University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Prairie View A & M University was 3.02 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.02 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as PVAMU accepts 86% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||10%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||16%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||20%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||42%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||7%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|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 Prairie View A & M University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||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=227526 IPEDS survey data for Prairie View A & M University.