Shepherd University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of Shepherd 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
Shepherd University admission criteria are very weak, in 2015-16 this college accepted 90% of those who apply.

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

Shepherd University most likely 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
$45
Shepherd University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Shepherd University is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is important element of the application procedure. 62 percent of applicants at Shepherd University completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 570 on Critical Reading and from 410 to 560 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you have got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading and 520 in SAT Math - that is enough to be accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
540

SAT Math
380
490
520

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is usual element of the application at Shepherd University. 59 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 25 on Composite, from 17 to 26 on English, and from 16 to 24 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you got above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 22 in ACT Math, this should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
16
22
24

ACT Math
15
20
22

Contact Admissions

Phone
(304)
876-5000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Shepherd University, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (304) 876-5000 or check Shepherd University Website

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