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SAT Scores for Admission to State Universities in North Carolina

A Side-by-Side Comparison of College Admissions Data

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If you're wondering if you have the SAT scores you'll need to get into one of the four-year state of North Carolina colleges and universities, here's a side-by-side comparison of scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission to one of these public universities in the state of North Carolina.

Realize, of course, that SAT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers in North Carolina will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

You can also check out these other SAT links:

SAT Comparison Charts: the Ivy League | top universities (non-Ivy) | top liberal arts colleges | more top liberal arts | top public universities | top public liberal arts colleges | University of California campuses | Cal State campuses | SUNY campuses | more SAT charts

Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

North Carolina SAT Scores (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
Reading Math Writing
25% 75% 25% 75% 25% 75%
Appalachian State 510 610 530 610 490 590
East Carolina 460 550 490 570 450 540
Elizabeth City State 370 450 380 470 350 430
Fayetteville State 370 450 390 470 350 430
NC A&T State 390 480 410 500 350 440
NC Central 380 460 390 470 370 450
NC State 530 620 560 660 510 610
UNC Asheville 540 650 520 620 510 620
UNC Chapel Hill 590 700 610 710 590 690
UNC Charlotte 480 570 500 590 470 550
UNC Greensboro 460 560 460 570 450 540
UNC Pembroke 410 490 420 500 390 470
UNC School of the Arts 510 630 480 600 490 620
UNC Wilmington 540 620 550 620 520 600
Western Carolina 470 560 480 570 440 530
Winston-Salem State 400 480 410 490 380 460

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