Freshman Class Profile

These numbers show the middle 50% of freshmen admitted in Fall 2019, meaning that 25% of students were below this range and 25% were above. You can find academic profile information for each of our majors in our Program Explorer.


ACT Score: 27-33

SAT Score (no writing): 1280-1490

TOEFL: 103-110

GPA*: 3.45-3.92

*GPA is based on academic courses only using an unweighted 4.0 scale.

College of Agricultural, Consumer, & Environmental Sciences

ACT Score: 25-30

SAT Score (no writing): 1190-1400

TOEFL: 98-107

GPA: 3.33-3.86

College of Applied Health Sciences

ACT Score: 25-30

SAT Score (no writing): 1170-1370

TOEFL: 99-106

GPA: 3.40-3.86

College of Education

ACT Score: 24-29

SAT Score (no writing): 1160-1340

TOEFL: 103-107

GPA: 3.36-3.80

College of Fine & Applied Arts

ACT Score: 25-31

SAT Score (no writing): 1210-1410

TOEFL: 99-108

GPA: 3.23-3.81

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

ACT Score: 28-34

SAT Score (no writing): 1310-1500

TOEFL: 103-111

GPA: 3.50-3.93

College of Media

ACT Score: 26-31

SAT Score (no writing): 1230-1430

TOEFL: 103-109

GPA: 3.30-3.77

Division of General Studies

ACT Score: 25-30

SAT Score (no writing): 1180-1410

TOEFL: 101-107

GPA: 3.29-3.75

Gies College of Business

ACT Score: 29-33

SAT Score (no writing): 1350-1480

TOEFL: 102-109

GPA: 3.56-3.92

Grainger College of Engineering

ACT Score: 32-35

SAT Score (no writing): 1430-1540

TOEFL: 106-113

GPA: 3.73-4.00

School of Social Work

ACT Score: 23-27

SAT Score (no writing): 1100-1250

TOEFL: Sample size too small to report

GPA: 3.17-3.70

International English Testing System (IELTS)

Along with the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the International English Testing System (IELTS) can also be used to show English proficiency. The typical scores for admission are a total of 7.5 to 8, with a score of at least 6 on all 4 modules.