Dordt College: Admission & Tests

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Dordt College LogoHere is a brief review of Dordt 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
Dordt College admission requirements are rather easy, in 2013/14 this college accepted 78 percent of those who apply.

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

Dordt College normally 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
Dordt College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

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

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is a rather common element of the application process. 27 percent of applicants at Dordt College took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 450 to 610 on Critical Reading, from 460 to 600 on Math, and from 420 to 490 on Writing. So, if you got a score above 570 in SAT Critical Reading, 560 in SAT Math, and 470 in SAT Writingthen it should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
420
530
570

SAT Math
430
530
560

SAT Writing
390
460
470

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a necessary part of the application procedure at Dordt College. 93% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 29 on Composite, from 20 to 29 on English, and from 20 to 28 on Math. It looks like if you have above 27 in ACT Composite, 27 in ACT English, and 26 in ACT Math, this good enough to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
25
27

ACT English
18
25
27

ACT Math
18
24
26

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(712)
722-6000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Dordt College, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (712) 722-6000 or check Dordt College Website

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