Valdosta State University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of Valdosta State 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
Valdosta State University admission criteria are moderately competitive - in 2015/16 this school accepted only 50% of those who apply.

The school doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Valdosta State University typically will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, 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
$40
Valdosta State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Valdosta State University is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Aptitude Test is a very important stage of the application procedure. 75% of applicants at Valdosta State University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 440 to 570 on Critical Reading, from 430 to 550 on Math, and from 420 to 550 on Writing. Hence if you got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading, 520 in SAT Math, and 520 in SAT Writing - this should make you safe for being admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
410
510
540

SAT Math
400
490
520

SAT Writing
390
490
520

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is usual element of the application at Valdosta State University. 51 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 24 on Composite, from 17 to 24 on English, and from 16 to 23 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you scored above 23 in ACT Composite, 23 in ACT English, and 21 in ACT Maththen it is enough to be admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
21
23

ACT English
16
21
23

ACT Math
15
20
21

Contact Admissions

Phone
(229)
333-5800
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Valdosta State University, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (229) 333-5800 or check Valdosta State University Website

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