Buena Vista University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of Buena Vista 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
Buena Vista University admission criteria are somewhat competitive; in 2015/16 this school accepted 68% of those who apply.

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

Buena Vista University 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)

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a necessary bit of the application process at Buena Vista University. 90 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 25 on Composite, from 18 to 25 on English, and from 17 to 25 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you scored above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math - that good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
17
22
24

ACT Math
16
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(712)
749-2400
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Buena Vista University, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (712) 749-2400 or check Buena Vista University Website

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