Tusculum College

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Tusculum College can be found in Greeneville, TN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 1,900 students enrolled each year at Tusculum College.

Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores at this school. A score between 953 to 1148 on the SAT exam, or 18 to 23 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Tusculum College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.18. This school has an acceptance rate of around 72% with 21% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at tusculum.edu.

Overall Tusculum College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Tusculum College was reported as 72.4% in Fall 2020 with over 1,970 applications submitted to this school. 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

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 23
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Tusculum College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Tusculum College 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 Tusculum College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 74.4%
  • 2017-2018: 88.6%
  • 2018-2019: 66.3%
  • 2019-2020: 72.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 68.7%

How Does Tusculum College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Tusculum College is twenty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Mars Hill College63.3%
University of North Carolina at Asheville84.0%
Carson-Newman University69.2%
Warren Wilson College84.6%

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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Tusculum College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading480 - 578
Math473 - 570
Total Score953 - 1148
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math17 - 23
Composite Score18 - 23
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