16 ACT Score

This ACT score averages 16 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 14-18.



Is 16 a good ACT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 18% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 18%



How does an 16 ACT score translate to an SAT score?

The score converts to an SAT score between 1200 and 1250.


What are some schools I should consider with a 16 ACT score?
(scores for 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

University of Hartford (16-23)
New Mexico State University-Main Campus (17-23)
Cleveland State University (17-23)
Indiana State University (17-22)
The University of Texas at El Paso (16-21)
Clark Atlanta University (17-20)
North Carolina A & T State University (15-20)
Tennessee State University (16-20)
South Carolina State University (15-18)
Spalding University (15-20)
Liberal Arts Colleges

San Diego Christian College (17-21)
California State University-Monterey Bay (17-23)
Mesa State College (17-22)
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg (17-24)
Virginia Wesleyan College (17-22)
The University of Virginia's College at Wise (17-22)
Greensboro College (17-23)
Bethel College (17-21)
Bennett College for Women (15-18)
Pine Manor College (14-26)
Trinity Baptist College (16-18)
Saint Augustines College (13-15)


See a list of average ACT Scores for US Colleges