Fisk University: Admission & Tests

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Fisk University LogoBelow is a brief review of Fisk 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
Fisk University admission criteria are extremely hard, in 2013/14 this school accepted only 11 percent of the applicants.

The school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Fisk University typically 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
Fisk University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

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

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is a typical component of the application. 41% of applicants at Fisk University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 390 to 560 on Critical Reading, from 380 to 590 on Math, and from 380 to 590 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you got above 520 in SAT Critical Reading, 540 in SAT Math, and 540 in SAT Writing, that should make you safe for being admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
360
480
520

SAT Math
360
490
540

SAT Writing
360
490
540

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is usual step of the application process at Fisk University. 59 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 16 to 23 on Composite, from 15 to 24 on English, and from 15 to 23 on Math. Thus, if you have above 21 in ACT Composite, 22 in ACT English, and 21 in ACT Math - that gives good chances to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
15
20
21

ACT English
14
20
22

ACT Math
14
19
21

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(615)
329-8500
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Fisk University, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (615) 329-8500 or check Fisk University Website

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