Northwest Missouri State University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of Northwest Missouri 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
Northwest Missouri State University admission criteria are rather easy; in 2015-16 this college accepted 75% of those who apply.

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

Northwest Missouri State University usually 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
Northwest Missouri State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Northwest Missouri State University is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Aptitude Test is uncommon stage of the application process. Only 5 percent of applicants at Northwest Missouri State University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 350 to 490 on Critical Reading and from 460 to 650 on Math. So, if you got a score above 450 in SAT Critical Reading and 600 in SAT Math, that will most likely get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
330
420
450

SAT Math
430
560
600

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a necessary part of the application procedure at Northwest Missouri State University. 95% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 26 on Composite, from 17 to 25 on English, and from 16 to 25 on Math. Therefore, if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math, this good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
23
24

ACT English
16
21
23

ACT Math
15
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(660)
562-1212
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Northwest Missouri State University, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (660) 562-1212 or check Northwest Missouri State University Website

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