University of Charleston: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of University of Charleston 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
University of Charleston admission criteria are moderately competitive, in 2015/16 the college accepted 52% of the applicants.

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

University of Charleston most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, 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
$25
University of Charleston requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Charleston is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is common part of the application process. 36 percent of applicants at University of Charleston submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 540 on Critical Reading and from 420 to 550 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you scored above 510 in SAT Critical Reading and 520 in SAT Math, this gives good chances to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
480
510

SAT Math
390
490
520

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a very important step of the application process at University of Charleston. 70% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 25 on Composite, from 17 to 26 on English, and from 16 to 25 on Math. Hence if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Maththen it gives good chances to get admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
16
22
24

ACT Math
15
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(304)
357-4800
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Charleston, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (304) 357-4800 or check University of Charleston Website

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