Southern Arkansas University: Admission & Tests

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Southern Arkansas University LogoHere is a quick overview of Southern Arkansas 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
Southern Arkansas University admission requirements are somewhat competitive - in 2013-14 this school accepted 65% of those who apply.

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

Southern Arkansas 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
The graduate application fee is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is unusual part of the application. Only 7 percent of applicants at Southern Arkansas University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 370 to 540 on Critical Reading and from 420 to 570 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you got a score above 500 in SAT Critical Reading and 530 in SAT Math, that should make you safe for being admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
350
460
500

SAT Math
390
500
530

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a necessary component of the application process at Southern Arkansas University. 93% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 25 on Composite, from 18 to 26 on English, and from 17 to 25 on Math. Hence if you have got above 23 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math, this is enough to be admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
17
22
24

ACT Math
16
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(870)
235-4000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Southern Arkansas University, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (870) 235-4000 or check Southern Arkansas University Website

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