2010 College-bound seniors average ACT Scores


2010 COLLEGE BOUND SENIORS AVERAGE ACT SCORES

Approximately 1.57 million test takers, of whom ~55% were female

Composite Score

Five Year Score Trend (2006-2010)

ALL TEST TAKERS 21.0 -0.1
ETHNICITY
Asian American or Pacific Islander 23.4 +1.1
Caucasian American, White 22.3 +0.3
African American or Black 16.9 -0.2
American Indian or Alaska Native 19.0 +0.2
Hispanic 18.6 +0.0
Other/No Response (9%) 20.6 -0.5
GENDER
Female 20.9 -0.1
Male 21.2 +0.0

source: ACT, ACT High School Profile Report 2010