SMC Admission RequirementsSpartanburg, South Carolina
Chances of getting into Spartanburg Methodist College
How hard is it to get into SMC and can I get accepted? The school has a 58% acceptance rate ranking it #12 in South Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 970 out of 1,674 applicants were admitted making SMC a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Of those applicants who were admitted, 52% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Spartanburg Methodist College is a prized outcome for many students.
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SMC SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT47%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||430|
|SAT Math 25th||410|
|SAT Composite 25th||840|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||540|
|SAT Math 75th||520|
|SAT Composite 75th||1060|
|Average SAT Score||950|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Spartanburg Methodist College?
Spartanburg Methodist College typically requires applicants to be in the top 86 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 840 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 730. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 950 out of 1600. The school ranks #26 in South Carolina for highest average SAT composite score. 47 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1060 and Above||Good||>70%|
|950 to 1060||Avg +||58%-70%|
|840 to 950||Avg -||45%-58%|
|730 to 840||Reach||32%-45%|
|Less than 730||Low||<32%|
SMC ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT69%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||13|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||15|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||19|
|ACT Math 75th||19|
|ACT Composite 75th||19|
|Average ACT Score||17|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SMC?
Admission data indicates that SMC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 15 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 81 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 17 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 19 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #28 in South Carolina for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 69 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Spartanburg Methodist College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|19 and Above||Good||>70%|
|17 to 19||Avg +||58%-70%|
|15 to 17||Avg -||45%-58%|
|13 to 15||Reach||32%-45%|
|Less than 13||Low||<32%|
Spartanburg Methodist College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||50%||55%||52%|
What are the requirements for admission to Spartanburg Methodist College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=218821 IPEDS survey data for Spartanburg Methodist College.
Frequently Asked Questions
47% of students submit their SAT scores to SMC. 69% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
58% of those who apply are granted admission to SMC. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 840 and 1060. 47% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.