Black Hills State University: Admission & Tests

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Black Hills State University LogoHere is a brief overview of Black Hills State 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
Black Hills State University admission criteria are very weak, in 2013-14 the college accepted 91% of those who apply.

The school does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Black Hills State University usually 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
$20
Black Hills State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Black Hills State University is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00.

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a really important bit of the application process at Black Hills State University. 84 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 24 on Composite, from 16 to 24 on English, and from 16 to 25 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you got a score above 23 in ACT Composite, 22 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Maththen it should get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
15
20
22

ACT Math
15
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(605)
642-6011
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Black Hills State University, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (605) 642-6011 or check Black Hills State University Website

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