Alma College: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of Alma College general admissions procedures, application 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
Alma College admission criteria are somewhat competitive - in 2015-16 the college accepted 68% of the applicants.

The college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Alma College typically will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$25
Alma College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Alma College is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is unusual part of the application process. Only 8% of applicants at Alma College took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 670 on Critical Reading, from 490 to 700 on Math, and from 480 to 570 on Writing. So, if you scored above 630 in SAT Critical Reading, 640 in SAT Math, and 540 in SAT Writing - that gives good chances to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
590
630

SAT Math
450
590
640

SAT Writing
450
530
540

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a necessary stage of the application procedure at Alma College. 100% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 28 on Composite, from 20 to 27 on English, from 18 to 27 on Math, and from 6 to 9 on Writing. Based off those numbers, if you have above 26 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, 25 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing - this good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

ACT English
18
24
25

ACT Math
17
23
25

ACT Writing
6
8
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(989)
463-7111
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Alma College, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (989) 463-7111 or check Alma College Website

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