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Duke University - 2016

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Entrance Requirements and Recommendations


High school courses - English (4 years), Mathematics (3 years), Natural Science (3 years), Foreign Language (3 years), and social studies (3 years). Students must take either the ACT including the writing exam or the three-part SAT plus two SAT-II Subject Tests. Applicants to the Pratt School of Engineering who choose to submit SAT scores must take one SAT-II Subject Test in mathematics. Students who take the ACT are not required to submit SAT scores, but they should plan to take the ACT that includes the writing exam.


High school courses - Calculus (1 year) and Physics (1 year). In both cases the highest level offered at the individuals high school is preferred.