Buffalo State SUNY: Admission & Tests

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Buffalo State SUNY LogoHere is a brief overview of Buffalo State SUNY 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
Buffalo State SUNY admission criteria are pretty competitive - in 2013-14 this school accepted only 46 percent of those who apply.

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

Buffalo State SUNY normally 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
$50
Buffalo State SUNY requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Buffalo State SUNY is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $65.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Assessment Test is a necessary step of the application procedure. 94% of applicants at Buffalo State SUNY submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 550 on Critical Reading and from 420 to 560 on Math. Therefore, if you scored above 520 in SAT Critical Reading and 520 in SAT Math - that is enough to be admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
490
520

SAT Math
390
490
520

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is not a requied component of the application procedure at Buffalo State SUNY. Only 21% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 24 on Composite. Based off those numbers, if you got a score above 23 in ACT Composite - this should get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(716)
878-4000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Buffalo State SUNY, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (716) 878-4000 or check Buffalo State SUNY Website

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