Albany State University (ASU)

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Albany State University is a historically black college found in Albany, GA. There are around 6,700 students enrolled per year at ASU.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores to ASU. A score between 740 to 890 on the SAT exam, or 14 to 18 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. We were able to estimate the Albany State University (ASU) average GPA (2.51 - 2.81) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 66% of all students that apply are granted admission to ASU, from which 33% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Albany State University (ASU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Albany State University was reported as 66.0% in Fall 2020 with over 6,460 applications submitted to Albany State University. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ASU ACT Scores: 14 - 18
  • ASU Average GPA: 2.51 - 2.81

How Hard Is It to Get into Albany State University?

Applicant Selectivity: Low

When considering the average GPA and SAT/ACT scores of students accepted to ASU and comparing to other schools nationwide, applicant selectivity is lower than most other schools.

How Does Albany State University (ASU) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Albany State University is sixteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Georgia Southwestern State University58.3%
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College73.5%
Thomas University38.0%
Fort Valley State University51.8%
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University35.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Albany State University (ASU) (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading380 - 460
Math360 - 430
Total Score740 - 890
ACT®Score Range
English12 - 17
Math14 - 17
Composite Score14 - 18
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