Catawba College: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Catawba College 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
Catawba College admission criteria are rather strong - in 2015/16 the college accepted only 32% of those who apply.

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

Catawba College generally 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
Catawba College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Catawba College is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Assessment Test is important bit of the application. 65% of applicants at Catawba College completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 570 on Critical Reading, from 420 to 580 on Math, and from 390 to 530 on Writing. Hence if you got a score above 530 in SAT Critical Reading, 540 in SAT Math, and 490 in SAT Writing - that good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
490
530

SAT Math
390
500
540

SAT Writing
360
460
490

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is important stage of the application process at Catawba College. 62% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 25 on Composite, from 16 to 25 on English, and from 16 to 25 on Math. So, if you got above 23 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math - this will be good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
15
21
23

ACT Math
15
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(704)
637-4111
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Catawba College, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (704) 637-4111 or check Catawba College Website

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