Troy University (TROY)

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TROY can be found in Troy, AL, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The students enrolled at Troy University number around thirty one thousand per year, and is one of the biggest schools in the state.

Many of the students getting into TROY have scored in-between 18 to 24 on the ACT exam. We were able to estimate the TROY average GPA (2.89 - 3.25) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 68% of all those students that apply are granted admission to TROY, from which 51% choose to enroll. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected TROY acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 67%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall TROY Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Troy University was reported as 68.2% in Fall 2012 with over 5,950 college applications submitted to Troy 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

  • TROY ACT Scores: 18 - 24
  • TROY Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Troy University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Troy University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Troy University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 66.2%
  • 2009-2010: 69.5%
  • 2010-2011: 71.5%
  • 2011-2012: 62.3%
  • 2012-2013: 68.2%
  • Projected TROY Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 67.2%

How Does TROY Compare?

This School
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Troy University is twenty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Auburn University82.7%
The University of West Florida48.1%
University of Alabama at Birmingham86.7%
University of West Georgia53.9%
The University of Alabama56.6%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to TROY (Fall 2012)

ACT®Score Range
English18 - 25
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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