Grambling State University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Grambling State 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
Grambling State University admission criteria are rather strong, in 2015-16 the school accepted only 38 percent of the applicants.

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

Grambling State University 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
$20
Grambling State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Grambling State University is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $20.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is not an important element of the application process. Only 19% of applicants at Grambling State University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 360 to 480 on Critical Reading, from 400 to 510 on Math, and from 340 to 480 on Writing. Hence if you have got above 450 in SAT Critical Reading, 480 in SAT Math, and 440 in SAT Writing - this will most likely get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
330
420
450

SAT Math
370
460
480

SAT Writing
320
410
440

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a very important component of the application process at Grambling State University. 75 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 15 to 21 on Composite, from 15 to 21 on English, from 15 to 20 on Math, and from 5 to 8 on Writing. Hence if you got above 20 in ACT Composite, 20 in ACT English, 19 in ACT Math, and 7 in ACT Writing - that is enough to be admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
14
18
20

ACT English
14
18
20

ACT Math
14
18
19

ACT Writing
5
7
7

Contact Admissions

Phone
(318)
247-3811
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Grambling State University, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (318) 247-3811 or check Grambling State University Website

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