Carson Newman University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick review of Carson Newman 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
Carson Newman University admission requirements are moderately competitive - in 2015-16 the school accepted 59 percent of the applicants.

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

Carson Newman 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

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$25
Carson Newman University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Carson Newman University is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Assessment Test is not a requied component of the application procedure. Only 20 percent of applicants at Carson Newman University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 570 on Critical Reading and from 420 to 570 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you got above 530 in SAT Critical Reading and 530 in SAT Math, this good enough to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
530

SAT Math
390
500
530

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a necessary bit of the application process at Carson Newman University. 90% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 27 on Composite, from 19 to 27 on English, and from 17 to 26 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you have above 25 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Math, this will most likely get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
23
25

ACT English
18
23
25

ACT Math
16
22
24

Contact Admissions

Phone
(865)
471-2000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Carson Newman University, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (865) 471-2000 or check Carson Newman University Website

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