Seton Hill University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Seton Hill 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
Seton Hill University admission requirements are rather easy - in 2015-16 this college accepted 76 percent of the applicants.

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

SHU as a rule 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
$35
SHU requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Seton Hill University is $35.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is a necessary element of the application procedure. 93 percent of applicants at SHU submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 430 to 580 on Critical Reading, from 440 to 580 on Math, and from 420 to 580 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you have above 540 in SAT Critical Reading, 540 in SAT Math, and 540 in SAT Writing - that should get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
400
510
540

SAT Math
410
510
540

SAT Writing
390
500
540

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is common element of the application procedure at SHU. 30 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 26 on Composite. It looks like if you got above 24 in ACT Composite - this is enough to be accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
23
24

Contact Admissions

Phone
(724)
834-2200
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Seton Hill University, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (724) 834-2200 or check Seton Hill University Website

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