Bluffton, South Carolina
USC Beaufort Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of South Carolina Beaufort
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into USC Beaufort and can I get accepted? The school has a 64% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,425 out of 2,211 applicants were admitted making USC Beaufort a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. University of South Carolina Beaufort typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 34% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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USC Beaufort SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT62%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||1010|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1160|
|Average SAT Score||1090|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of South Carolina Beaufort?
University of South Carolina Beaufort typically requires applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 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 930. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1090 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 62 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|
|1160 and Above||Good||>75%|
|1085 to 1160||Avg +||64%-75%|
|1010 to 1085||Avg -||51%-64%|
|935 to 1010||Reach||38%-51%|
|Less than 935||Low||<38%|
USC Beaufort ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT58%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||16|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into USC Beaufort?
Admission data indicates that USC Beaufort regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. 58 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of South Carolina Beaufort.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>77%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||64%-77%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||54%-64%|
|15 to 17||Reach||43%-54%|
|Less than 15||Low||<43%|
Avg. High School GPA3.3
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of South Carolina Beaufort. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of South Carolina Beaufort was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as USC Beaufort accepts 64% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||26%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||15%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||19%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||22%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
63% of University of South Carolina Beaufort freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||6%|
|Top 25% of class||25%|
|Top 50% of class||63%|
|Bottom 50% of class||37%|
|Bottom 25% of class||10%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||33%||37%||34%|
Applications are DueAug 1, 2019
Days left to Apply16
Applicants have 16 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2019.
What are the requirements for admission to University of South Carolina Beaufort and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=218654 IPEDS survey data for University of South Carolina Beaufort.