Adams State University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Adams State University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Adams State University admission criteria are somewhat competitive, in 2015/16 the school accepted 64 percent of the applicants.

This college doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Adams State University usually will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$30
Adams State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Adams State University is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Ability Test is not an important bit of the application. Only 12% of applicants at Adams State University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 550 on Critical Reading, from 450 to 550 on Math, and from 390 to 520 on Writing. Therefore, if you got a score above 510 in SAT Critical Reading, 530 in SAT Math, and 490 in SAT Writingthen it is enough to be accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
480
510

SAT Math
420
510
530

SAT Writing
360
460
490

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a necessary element of the application at Adams State University. 90 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 16 to 24 on Composite, from 14 to 23 on English, and from 16 to 24 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you got above 22 in ACT Composite, 21 in ACT English, and 22 in ACT Math - this good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
15
20
22

ACT English
13
19
21

ACT Math
15
20
22

Contact Admissions

Phone
(719)
587-7011
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Adams State University, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (719) 587-7011 or check Adams State University Website

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