17 ACT Score

This ACT score averages 17 points per section.

If you take the test multiple times, your score will most likely fluctuate between the range 15-19.



Is 17 a good ACT score?

This SAT score means that you scored better than 24% of test takers.

Total Percentile: 24%



How does an 17 ACT score translate to an SAT score?

The score converts to an SAT score between 1260 and 1310.


What are some schools I should consider with a 17 ACT score?
(scores for 25-75th percentile of admitted students)

Research Universities

Kent State University-Kent Campus (18-24)
Old Dominion University (18-22)
University of Hartford (16-23)
University of North Carolina at Greensboro (18-23)
University of California-Riverside (18-24)
East Carolina University (18-22)
New Mexico State University-Main Campus (17-23)
University of La Verne (18-24)
Cleveland State University (17-23)
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (18-23)
Texas Woman's University (18-23)
Barry University (18-22)
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

Huntingdon College (18-26)
Bethany College (18-24)
Fort Lewis College (18-23)
San Diego Christian College (17-21)
Albright College (18-22)
Bridgewater College (18-23)
California State University-Monterey Bay (17-23)
Mesa State College (17-22)
Schreiner University (18-23)
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg (17-24)
Virginia Wesleyan College (17-22)
Lees-McRae College (18-22)
The University of Virginia's College at Wise (17-22)
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford (18-24)
Greensboro College (17-23)
Bethel College (17-21)
Bennett College for Women (15-18)
Pine Manor College (14-26)
Trinity Baptist College (16-18)


See a list of average ACT Scores for US Colleges