ACT Requirements for Respiratory Care - Southwestern Illinois College


  • A minimum ACT composite score of 18 is required (the most recent test score is used).
  • Test scores more than 10 years old preceding Feb. 1 are not acceptable.
  • Applicants may either re-test or utilize the SWIC GPA Option. Consult the following link to schedule the ACT examination.

High school students:

Plan to complete ACT in the spring semester of the junior year or the following summer to allow ample time for retesting if needed.

High school graduates:

Take the ACT as soon as possible or use the SWIC GPA Option.