Selma is a great place to study for the SAT – find a library, a cafe, or a bookstore and get started on your dream of getting into the college of your choice. We've assembled data on the top colleges in the Selma area and the best options for SAT prep in Selma.

While many schools like Fresno Pacific University require the redesigned SAT essay section, you should always check with the schools to which you're applying to see what is expected.


Most people studying for the SAT spend at least five weeks actively preparing. Once you've decided on a test date, you'll be more motivated to study. Whether you choose to use a book, apps, or local or online SAT prep courses like the ones we've recommended below, you'll want to structure your study time early. Note that if there's not a convenient class option in Selma, you'll likely find a live course online that can help to raise your score.

Kaplan SAT prep

SAT Prep - Live Online

Begins Mar 28, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Mon, Wed - Ends Apr 23, 2018

Begins Mar 28, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Mon, Wed - Ends Apr 23, 2018

Begins Mar 31, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Sat - Ends May 19, 2018

Begins Apr 5, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Tue, Thu - Ends May 1, 2018

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2018 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)

March 10, 2018

May 5, 2018

June 2, 2018

Colleges near Selma, California

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
Fresno Pacific University Fresno, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1810 76%
California State University-Fresno Fresno, CA 4-year, Public 18343 72%
Stanford University , CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 6940 7%
University of California-Berkeley , CA 4-year, Public 25540 22%
University of California-Irvine , CA 4-year, Public 21976 44%
University of California-Santa Barbara , CA 4-year, Public 19186 48%
University of California-Merced Merced, CA 4-year, Public 4138 91%
California State University-Bakersfield Bakersfield, CA 4-year, Public 6534 71%
California State University-Stanislaus Turlock, CA 4-year, Public 7086 37%
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo, CA 4-year, Public 18302 37%
California State University-Monterey Bay Seaside, CA 4-year, Public 4260 81%
Bethany University Scotts Valley, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 419 62%
San Jose State University San Jose, CA 4-year, Public 23021 74%
University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA 4-year, Public 15668 64%
Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5107 59%
Westmont College Santa Barbara, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1361 75%
California State University-East Bay Hayward, CA 4-year, Public 11680 73%
Menlo College Atherton, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 652 71%
Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 875 73%
The Master's College and Seminary Santa Clarita, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1047 83%