Medgar Evers College SAT Scores and GPA

What are Medgar Evers College's average SAT scores and GPA? In this guide, we'll discuss what scores are needed for you to get admitted into Medgar Evers College. You'll also get to calculate your own chances with our admissions calculator.

Location: Brooklyn, NY

This school is also known as: Medgar Evers College (City University of New York), CUNY Medgar Evers College

Medgar Evers College Admissions Statistics

There are three critical numbers when considering your admissions chances: SAT scores, GPA, and acceptance rate. All these combine to tell you what you scores are required to get into Medgar Evers College (City University of New York).


Average SAT: 820

The average SAT score composite at Medgar Evers College is a 820.

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Medgar Evers College SAT Score Analysis (New 1600 SAT)

The 25th percentile New SAT score is 730, and the 75th percentile SAT score is 910.

In other words, a 730 places you below average, while a 910 will move you up to above average. There's no absolute SAT requirement at Medgar Evers College, but they really want to see at least a 730 to have a chance at being considered.

Here's the breakdown of SAT scores by section:

SectionAverage25th Percentile75th Percentile
Math390350430
Reading + Writing430380480
Composite820730910

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Average GPA: 2.82

The average GPA at Medgar Evers College is 2.82. This makes Medgar Evers College Competitive for GPAs.

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(Most schools use a weighted GPA out of 4.0, though some report an unweighted GPA. This school did not officially report its average GPA, but we've estimated it here using data from over 1,000 schools.)

With a GPA of 2.82, Medgar Evers College accepts students with below-average GPAs. You might have a mix of B's and C's in your high school record. You might not have taken AP or IB classes, but if you did, this will be a boost to your academic record.



Admissions Rate: 100%

The acceptance rate at Medgar Evers College is 100%. In other words, of 100 students who apply, 100 are admitted.

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This means the school is a nearly open admissions school. They accept nearly all students, so for the most part, you just need to submit an application to get in.



Final Admissions Verdict

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This school offers nearly open admissions, which means they give almost every student an offer of admission. To be safe, you should aim for a SAT score of 730or higher. If you can achieve this, you're pretty much guaranteed a spot in the incoming class.


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Other Schools For You

If you're interested in Medgar Evers College, you'll probably be interested in these schools as well. We've divided them into 3 categories depending on how hard they are to get into, relative to Medgar Evers College.


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Reach Schools: Harder to Get Into

These schools are have higher average SAT scores than Medgar Evers College. If you improve your SAT score, you'll be competitive for these schools.

School Name Location SAT Avg ACT Avg
Medaille College Buffalo, NY 970 20
Mount Ida College Newton, MA 950 17
Albertus Magnus College New Haven, CT 940 24
Texas Southern University Houston, TX 910 17

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Same Level: Equally Hard to Get Into

If you're competitive for Medgar Evers College, these schools will offer you a similar chance of admission.

School Name Location SAT Avg ACT Avg
California State University Dominguez Hills Carson, CA 900 18
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney, PA 890 18
Pine Manor College Chestnut Hill, MA 870 15
Paul Quinn College Dallas, TX 840 16
Wiley College Marshall, TX 830 16
Albany State University Albany, GA 830 16
Paine College Augusta, GA 830 16

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Safety Schools: Easier to Get Into

If you're currently competitive for Medgar Evers College, you should have no problem getting into these schools. If Medgar Evers College is currently out of your reach, you might already be competitive for these schools.

School Name Location SAT Avg ACT Avg
Livingstone College Salisbury, NC 820 15
Central State University Wilberforce, OH 800 15
Bethune-Cookman University Daytona Beach, FL 800 16
Lane College Jackson, TN 780 15

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