California State University Monterey Bay: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick review of California State University Monterey Bay 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
California State University Monterey Bay admission requirements are pretty competitive - in 2015-16 this college accepted only 49% of the applicants.

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

California State University Monterey Bay most likely 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

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$55
California State University Monterey Bay requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at California State University Monterey Bay is $55.00. The graduate application fee is $55.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is a necessary stage of the application procedure. 94 percent of applicants at California State University Monterey Bay submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 570 on Critical Reading and from 410 to 570 on Math. Thus, if you have got above 530 in SAT Critical Reading and 530 in SAT Math - this good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
490
530

SAT Math
380
490
530

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a typical element of the application procedure at California State University Monterey Bay. 40% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 24 on Composite, from 16 to 25 on English, and from 16 to 25 on Math. So, if you have above 23 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math, that is enough to be admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
15
21
23

ACT Math
15
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(831)
582-3000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to California State University Monterey Bay, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (831) 582-3000 or check California State University Monterey Bay Website

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