Ohio Valley University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Ohio Valley 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
Ohio Valley University admission requirements are pretty competitive - in 2015-16 this school accepted only 47 percent of the applicants.

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

Ohio Valley University as a rule 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
$20
Ohio Valley University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Ohio Valley University is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is not an important step of the application. Only 19% of applicants at Ohio Valley University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 400 to 550 on Critical Reading, from 460 to 590 on Math, and from 400 to 530 on Writing. Therefore, if you have above 510 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 500 in SAT Writing, this should get you admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
370
480
510

SAT Math
430
530
560

SAT Writing
370
470
500

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a really important bit of the application process at Ohio Valley University. 81 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 26 on Composite, from 18 to 27 on English, and from 17 to 26 on Math. So, if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Maththen it should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
17
23
25

ACT Math
16
22
24

Contact Admissions

Phone
(304)
865-6000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Ohio Valley University, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (304) 865-6000 or check Ohio Valley University Website

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