Clarkson University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick review of Clarkson University 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
Clarkson University admission requirements are somewhat competitive, in 2015/16 the college accepted 68% of the applicants.

The school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

Clarkson University most likely 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
$50
Clarkson University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Clarkson University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00. The first-professional application fee is also 25 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a really important component of the application. 88 percent of applicants at Clarkson University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 650 on Critical Reading, from 540 to 680 on Math, and from 470 to 620 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you have above 610 in SAT Critical Reading, 640 in SAT Math, and 580 in SAT Writing, that good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
580
610

SAT Math
500
610
640

SAT Writing
440
550
580

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a typical bit of the application at Clarkson University. 44% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 23 to 31 on Composite, from 21 to 30 on English, and from 24 to 30 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you scored above 29 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, and 29 in ACT Math, this is enough to be accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
21
27
29

ACT English
19
26
28

ACT Math
22
27
29

Contact Admissions

Phone
(315)
268-6400
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Clarkson University, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (315) 268-6400 or check Clarkson University Website

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