You are More
than A Test Score

Test Optional Applicants

Test Optional Admissions is for prospective students who have decided that their standardized test scores are not a true representation of their academic potential; and therefore, have opted for their scores to not be considered as part of their application for admission to Brevard College.

Test Optional Tips

Answer the test optional questions thoroughly and thoughtfully.


You're writing to an academic audience so construct your responses with this audience in mind.


Proofread your responses carefully and minimize (if not eliminate) spelling, syntax, and grammatical errors.


Most importantly, tell us your story in your responses. We're interested in learning more about you.


Each of your responses should be 500 words.


Complete your Test Optional application for admission today!


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Brevard College is consistently recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges. The College’s focus on experiential learning, small class sizes, and location the mountains of Western North Carolina near Asheville makes Brevard a top choice college for students around the world.

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This institution is an equal opportunity provider.