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Your chances of getting into Spartanburg Methodist College

Admission Rate & Difficulty

Percent Admitted 

80.4%
Admission Difficulty for Spartanburg Methodist College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at SMC is 80.4%.  Its admission rate is the 21st lowest in South Carolina.

Admission Selectivity

How hard is it to get into SMC and can you get accepted?

Spartanburg Methodist College is an easy school to get into and you have a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission criteria. Last year, 1,542 out of the 1,918 who applied were admitted.

Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 33% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Can you get into SMC?

80% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.

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Admission Requirements in Brief

To have the best chance of getting into to Spartanburg Methodist College you should:

  • Graduate in the top half of your high school class

SMC GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Spartanburg Methodist College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

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SMC SAT Scores

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by Spartanburg Methodist College.

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 

Not Reported

Applicants Submitting SAT 

47%
SAT Scores for Spartanburg Methodist College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile N/A
Math 25th Percentile N/A
Composite 25th Percentile N/A
SAT Scores for Spartanburg Methodist College
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile N/A
Math 75th Percentile N/A
Composite 75th Percentile N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

SMC ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 

Not Reported

Applicants Submitting ACT 

69%
ACT Scores for Spartanburg Methodist College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile N/A
Math 25th Percentile N/A
Composite 25th Percentile N/A
ACT Scores for Spartanburg Methodist College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile N/A
Math 75th Percentile N/A
Composite 75th Percentile N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

High School Class Rank

51% of Spartanburg Methodist College freshman are in the top half of their high school graduating class and 0% are in the top quarter.

High School Class Rank for admitted Spartanburg Methodist College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 0%
Top 25% of class 0%
Top 50% of class 51%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

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Admission Statistics

Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.

Spartanburg Methodist College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,137 781 1,918
Accepted 926 616 1,542
Acceptance Rate 81% 79% 80%
Enrolled 283 224 507
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 31% 36% 33%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Spartanburg Methodist College is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Spartanburg Methodist College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Spartanburg Methodist College Application Requirements
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Considered but not required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Spartanburg Methodist College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
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.

FAQs

Does Spartanburg Methodist College prefer SAT or ACT?

47% of students submit their SAT scores to SMC. 69% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Spartanburg Methodist College?

80% of those who apply are granted admission to SMC. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.