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Here is a quick overview of Cornell 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
Cornell College admission criteria are rather easy - in 2015-16 the school accepted 70 percent of the applicants.

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

Cornell College 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
$30
Cornell College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Cornell College is $30.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is a rather common part of the application process. 29 percent of applicants at Cornell College completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 490 to 680 on Critical Reading, from 480 to 660 on Math, and from 470 to 650 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got a score above 630 in SAT Critical Reading, 620 in SAT Math, and 610 in SAT Writingthen it gives good chances to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
590
630

SAT Math
450
570
620

SAT Writing
440
560
610

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a really important element of the application procedure at Cornell College. 82 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 22 to 30 on Composite, from 21 to 31 on English, from 20 to 28 on Math, and from 6 to 9 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you have above 28 in ACT Composite, 29 in ACT English, 26 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing - this will be good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
20
26
28

ACT English
19
26
29

ACT Math
18
24
26

ACT Writing
6
8
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(319)
895-4000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Cornell College, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (319) 895-4000 or check Cornell College Website

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