Michigan State University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Michigan 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
Michigan State University admission criteria are somewhat competitive; in 2015/16 this school accepted 66% of those who apply.

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

Michigan State University generally 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
$50
Michigan State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Michigan State University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is not an important component of the application. Only 13 percent of applicants at Michigan State University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 430 to 600 on Critical Reading, from 510 to 710 on Math, and from 440 to 600 on Writing. Thus, if you have above 560 in SAT Critical Reading, 650 in SAT Math, and 560 in SAT Writingthen it should get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
400
520
560

SAT Math
470
610
650

SAT Writing
410
520
560

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a really important component of the application at Michigan State University. 83% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 22 to 29 on Composite, from 22 to 30 on English, from 22 to 29 on Math, and from 7 to 10 on Writing. Therefore, if you have got above 28 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, 28 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writingthen it should make you safe for being accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
20
26
28

ACT English
20
26
28

ACT Math
20
26
28

ACT Writing
7
9
9

Contact Admissions

Phone
(517)
355-1855
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Michigan State University, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (517) 355-1855 or check Michigan State University Website

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