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ACT Scores for Top Public Universities

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You don't have to be a rocket scientist to understand that your ACT score, although not the only important factor for college admissions, is certainly a big factor. If you're looking to compare how your ACT score matches up against others hoping to attend one of the top public universities in the country, then take a look at these ACT scores, arranged by region, to see how you stack up.

ACT Scores for Top Public Universities in the Northeast

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The Northeast always has great schools. In fact, some of the best private schools in the country are located in those states! But if you're not interested in attending a private university in the Northeast, there are some fantastic public options for you. Check out the ACT scores for some of the top public universities in the Northeast, here.

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ACT Scores for Top Public Universities in the Midwest

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If the Midwest brings about images of cornfields and cars, then you may want to venture into the heartland to see what else these states have to offer. Here, you'll find some of the top public universities in the Midwest, and the ACT scores that will help get you in.

ACT Scores for Top Public Universities in the South

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If you're a warm weather fanatic, then perhaps you're interested in attending one of the top public universities in the South. Florida has some top-ranking schools, for sure, but if you're interested in a more temperate climate, than maybe looking at something in Virginia will be more up your alley. Either way, here are the ACT scores for those top public universities in the Southern U.S.

ACT Scores for Top Public Universities in the West

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The sweeping vistas, the rolling hills, the thunderous canyons - sound good to anyone? If you're interested in attending one of the top public universities in the West, then check out these ACT scores to see how accepted students have performed. How do you rank among your future peers?

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