Metropolitan State University of Denver: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of Metropolitan State University of Denver 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
Metropolitan State University of Denver admission requirements are somewhat competitive, in 2015/16 the school accepted 65 percent of the applicants.

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

Metropolitan State University of Denver 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
$25
Metropolitan State University of Denver requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Metropolitan State University of Denver is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is uncommon element of the application. Only 3% of applicants at Metropolitan State University of Denver submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 580 on Critical Reading and from 420 to 570 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you scored above 540 in SAT Critical Reading and 530 in SAT Math - this will most likely get you admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
540

SAT Math
390
500
530

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a really important component of the application at Metropolitan State University of Denver. 89 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 24 on Composite, from 15 to 24 on English, and from 16 to 24 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you have above 23 in ACT Composite, 22 in ACT English, and 22 in ACT Math, this will be good enough to get admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
14
20
22

ACT Math
15
20
22

Contact Admissions

Phone
(303)
556-3058
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Metropolitan State University of Denver, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (303) 556-3058 or check Metropolitan State University of Denver Website

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