Skidmore College: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of Skidmore 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
Skidmore College admission requirements are rather strong, in 2015-16 this college accepted only 36 percent of those who apply.

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

Skidmore College normally 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
$65
Skidmore College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Skidmore College is $65.00. The graduate application fee is $60.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is a very important component of the application. 74 percent of applicants at Skidmore College completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 530 to 700 on Critical Reading, from 540 to 700 on Math, and from 540 to 700 on Writing. Hence if you got above 650 in SAT Critical Reading, 660 in SAT Math, and 650 in SAT Writingthen it will most likely get you admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
490
610
650

SAT Math
500
620
660

SAT Writing
500
620
650

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is common element of the application procedure at Skidmore College. 37 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 25 to 31 on Composite, from 25 to 33 on English, from 23 to 30 on Math, and from 7 to 10 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got above 30 in ACT Composite, 31 in ACT English, 29 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writing - this gives good chances to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
23
28
30

ACT English
23
29
31

ACT Math
21
27
29

ACT Writing
7
9
9

Contact Admissions

Phone
(518)
580-5000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Skidmore College, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (518) 580-5000 or check Skidmore College Website

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