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All applicants must submit:

  • Official High School transcript, or GED test results, or home-schooled portfolio
  • Official ACT or SAT scores*
  • Letter of Recommendation**
*The submission of ACT or SAT scores is optional for students with a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.
** Letters of recommendation can be completed by a teacher, school counselor, mentor, coach, or employer and sent to

High school Applicants must have completed:

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of Math
  • 3 years of Social Studies
  • 3 years of Science
  • 2 years of foreign language, music, vocational education or art

GED certificate or Home schooled applicants must have:

  • ACT composite of 18 or
  • SAT composite of 960

Admitted applicants are required to provide a final Official High School transcript with graduation date prior to beginning classes.

Note: Applicants can request ACT or SAT scores to be sent to CSU – code 0992 by contacting the below agencies
Agency Website Phone Number
ACT (319)337-1313
SAT (609)771-7600
Note: ACT Prep Guidebook

To guarantee your application is considered for early decision and merit scholarship opportunities.

Terms Priority Deadline Regular Admissions Deadline
Spring 2021 November 25, 2020 January 6, 2021
Summer 2021 May 1, 2021 May 15, 2021
Fall 2021 March 15, 2021 August 13, 2021

Late applicants will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis for admissions and financial assistance.