SMC Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Spartanburg Methodist College
How hard is it to get into SMC and can I get accepted? The school has a 61% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in South Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,068 out of 1,748 applicants were admitted making SMC a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Only 46% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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SMC SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT40%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||910|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||540|
|SAT Composite 75th||1120|
|Average SAT Score||1020|
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 76 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1020 out of 1600. The school ranks #29 in South Carolina for highest average SAT composite score. 40 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|
|1120 and Above||Good||>73%|
|1015 to 1120||Avg +||61%-73%|
|910 to 1015||Avg -||48%-61%|
|805 to 910||Reach||35%-48%|
|Less than 805||Low||<35%|
SMC ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT71%
|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 #29 in South Carolina for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 71 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Spartanburg Methodist College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|19 and Above||Good||>73%|
|17 to 19||Avg +||61%-73%|
|15 to 17||Avg -||48%-61%|
|13 to 15||Reach||35%-48%|
|Less than 13||Low||<35%|
Spartanburg Methodist College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||43%||49%||46%|
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.