Catawba College: Admission & Tests

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Catawba College LogoHere is a brief overview of Catawba College 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
Catawba College admission criteria are pretty competitive - in 2013/14 the college accepted only 45% of those who apply.

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

Catawba College generally 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
$25
Catawba College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Catawba College is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Assessment Test is a really important bit of the application. 88% of applicants at Catawba College completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 560 on Critical Reading and from 430 to 570 on Math. Hence if you got a score above 520 in SAT Critical Reading and 530 in SAT Math - that good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
490
520

SAT Math
400
500
530

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a rather common stage of the application process at Catawba College. 25% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 26 on Composite, from 15 to 25 on English, and from 16 to 26 on Math. So, if you got above 24 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Math - this will be good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
22
24

ACT English
14
20
23

ACT Math
15
21
24

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(704)
637-4111
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Catawba College, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (704) 637-4111 or check Catawba College Website

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