Admission Requirements

What It Takes to Be Admitted

Regular admission to Kettering College is based on the criteria listed below. Please refer to your program of interest for additional admission criteria and application deadlines.

Admission Criteria:

  1. A minimum unweighted cumulative high school GPA of 2.3, or a minimum GED score of 170 (46/460 if taken before 2015).
  2. A minimum cumulative college GPA of 2.3.
  3. An ACT composite score of 19 or above or a SAT combined score of 995 or above (1350 or above if SAT was taken before March 2016). A test score is required of all applicants who have graduated from high school or have earned a GED within the past five years
    1. The written portion of the ACT is not required.
    2. Applicants with at least 24 units of college credit from a regionally accredited college or university acquired after graduation from high school are not required to take the ACT or SAT for admission.
    3. Applicants applying from outside of the United States are exempt. (Please refer to the International Students section of the Academic Bulletin.)
  4. Applicants whose primary language is not English must submit official English proficiency test scores that are not more than two years old. The following test results are accepted to document English proficiency:

    TOEFL: A minimum total score of 90 is required for all Internet-based tests; a minimum total score of 577 is required for all
    written tests.
    IELTS: Minimum score of 6.5

Please see the Academic Bulletin for probationary, permission to take classes (PTC).

Contact Us

If you have questions, please contact us! We would love to help.

Admissions Office Contact
Phone: 937-395-8628
Fax: 937-395-8338

Admissions Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays


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