Shepherd University: Admission & Tests

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Shepherd University LogoBelow is a brief overview of Shepherd 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
Shepherd University admission criteria are very easy, in 2013-14 this college accepted 87% of those who apply.

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

Shepherd University most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, 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
$45
Shepherd University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Shepherd University is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is usual element of the application procedure. 50 percent of applicants at Shepherd University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 430 to 580 on Critical Reading and from 430 to 570 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you have got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading and 530 in SAT Math - that is enough to be accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
400
510
540

SAT Math
400
500
530

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is usual element of the application at Shepherd University. 53 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 25 on Composite, from 18 to 25 on English, and from 16 to 24 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you got above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 22 in ACT Math, this should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
17
22
24

ACT Math
15
20
22

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(304)
876-5000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Shepherd University, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (304) 876-5000 or check Shepherd University Website

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