Sierra Nevada College: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of Sierra Nevada College 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
Sierra Nevada College admission requirements are somewhat competitive, in 2015-16 this school accepted 66% of the applicants.

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

Sierra Nevada College 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
The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is usual component of the application. 56% of applicants at Sierra Nevada College took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 580 on Critical Reading and from 420 to 560 on Math. So, if you got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading and 520 in SAT Math - that good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
500
540

SAT Math
390
490
520

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a typical part of the application at Sierra Nevada College. 44 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 28 on Composite, from 17 to 26 on English, and from 12 to 26 on Math. It looks like if you scored above 26 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Math, this is enough to be accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
23
26

ACT English
16
22
24

ACT Math
11
19
23

Contact Admissions

Phone
(775)
831-1314
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Sierra Nevada College, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (775) 831-1314 or check Sierra Nevada College Website

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