Oakland University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief review of Oakland 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
Oakland University admission requirements are very easy - in 2015-16 this college accepted 80% of those who apply.

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

Oakland 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
$40
Oakland University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Oakland University is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is a rare stage of the application procedure. Only 2% of applicants at Oakland University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 580 on Critical Reading and from 470 to 610 on Math. Thus, if you got a score above 540 in SAT Critical Reading and 570 in SAT Math - this is enough to be admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
540

SAT Math
440
540
570

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a necessary component of the application at Oakland University. 99 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 27 on Composite, from 17 to 27 on English, and from 19 to 27 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you have got above 25 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, and 25 in ACT Math, this will be good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
23
25

ACT English
16
22
25

ACT Math
18
23
25

Contact Admissions

Phone
(248)
370-2100
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Oakland University, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (248) 370-2100 or check Oakland University Website

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