Salem College: Admission & Tests

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Salem College LogoBelow is a quick review of Salem 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
Salem College admission criteria are somewhat competitive, in 2013-14 the college accepted 61 percent of those who apply.

This college recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Salem College most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$30
Salem College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Salem College is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is a really important bit of the application. 82% of applicants at Salem College submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 490 to 640 on Critical Reading and from 470 to 610 on Math. It looks like if you got a score above 600 in SAT Critical Reading and 570 in SAT Math - that is enough to be admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
570
600

SAT Math
440
540
570

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a rather common component of the application at Salem College. 26 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 28 on Composite, from 20 to 30 on English, and from 18 to 27 on Math. Thus, if you got above 26 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, and 25 in ACT Math, this will be good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

ACT English
18
25
28

ACT Math
17
23
25

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(336)
721-2600
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Salem College, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (336) 721-2600 or check Salem College Website

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