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Cornell College LogoHere is a quick overview of Cornell 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
Cornell College admission criteria are moderately competitive - in 2013-14 the school accepted 53 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 common part of the application process. 35 percent of applicants at Cornell College completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 510 to 720 on Critical Reading, from 520 to 720 on Math, and from 500 to 680 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got a score above 660 in SAT Critical Reading, 660 in SAT Math, and 640 in SAT Writingthen it gives good chances to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
470
610
660

SAT Math
480
620
660

SAT Writing
460
590
640

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a very important element of the application procedure at Cornell College. 73 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 23 to 31 on Composite, from 23 to 32 on English, and from 22 to 29 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you have above 29 in ACT Composite, 30 in ACT English, and 28 in ACT Math - this will be good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
21
27
29

ACT English
21
28
30

ACT Math
20
26
28

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(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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