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University of Wyoming - 2016

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Institution Information

General Admissions

Entrance Requirements and Recommendations

Requirements

Graduates of accredited high schools are required to have the following minimum credentials: a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), a composite ACT score of 21 or SAT composite of 980. In addition, all applicants need to have completed at least 13 high school units in a pre-college curriculum (one unit=one year).
Four units of English/communication/language arts, with 3 units containing a substantial writing component; this requirement may also be met by completing three units in English/communication/language arts, plus two. units of the same foreign language.
Three units of mathematics, which must include a college prep Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry sequence.
Three units of science; at least one unit must be from the physical sciences: physics, chemistry, or a college prep physical science course. The remaining two units may be from any combination of biological, life, physical, or earth/space science courses.
3 units of cultural context selected from the behavioral or social sciences, visual or performing arts, humanities, or foreign languages.
UW welcomes home-schooled students and students with GED credentials. Students may also be admitted with conditions or by exception. Contact the Office of Admissions for more information.

Recommendations

Taking Algebra II, Geometry, or a higher level math course is recommended during your senior year.