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|Rank in North Carolina||Highest ACT 75th Percentile Scores|
|1||1||Duke University||35||34 (↑2.9%)|
|2||2||Davidson College||33||No Change|
|3||3||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||33||32 (↑3.1%)|
|4||4||North Carolina State University at Raleigh||31||30 (↑3.3%)|
|5 ↑||15||Elon University||30||26 (↑15.4%)|
|6 ↑||7||Warren Wilson College||28||27 (↑3.7%)|
|7 ↑||8||University of North Carolina at Asheville||28||27 (↑3.7%)|
|8 ↑||9||Salem College||28||27 (↑3.7%)|
|9 ↓||5||Appalachian State University||28||No Change|
|10||10||University of North Carolina School of the Arts||28||26 (↑7.7%)|
|11 ↑||16||High Point University||27||26 (↑3.8%)|
|12 ↑||14||University of North Carolina Wilmington||27||26 (↑3.8%)|
|13 ↑||19||Meredith College||26||25 (↑4.0%)|
|14 ↓||12||Queens University of Charlotte||26||No Change|
|15 ↑||28||St. Andrews University||26||23 (↑13.0%)|
|16 ↑||17||University of North Carolina at Charlotte||26||25 (↑4.0%)|
|17 ↑||22||Western Carolina University||25||24 (↑4.2%)|
|18 ↑||24||East Carolina University||25||24 (↑4.2%)|
|19 ↑||20||University of North Carolina at Greensboro||25||No Change|
|20 ↑||29||Montreat College||25||23 (↑8.7%)|
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