The school is known for being a fairly selective selective school. They receive approximately 31,000 applications annually. The acceptance rate tends to be 69 percent which equates to about 21,500 students who were successful in the admission process of the institution. But, when the term starts, only about 6,290 or 29 percent of the candidates will have picked the University of South Carolina-Columbia as their school of choice. The ratio of the students who submitted their applications is 41% and 58% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 55% were typically women and 44% were men. The undergraduate application fee set by the University of South Carolina-Columbia is $65. To submit your application to the University of South Carolina-Columbia, you are required to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. It is suggested that students have Secondary school rank. First-year students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to the University of South Carolina-Columbia when applying. Usually, an ACT score of 25 - 31 or a 1,180 - 1,370 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
31,268
Male 12,938
Female 18,330

 

Acceptance
21,464
Male 9,015
Female 12,449

 

Enrollment Total
6,286
Male 2,813
Female 3,473


Acceptance Rate
68.7%
Male
69.7%
Female
67.9%

 

Yield
29.3%
Male
31.2%
Female
27.9%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$65


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Secondary school rank

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