College of Charleston: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick review of College of Charleston general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
College of Charleston admission criteria are rather easy, in 2015/16 the college accepted 77% of those who apply.

This college recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

College of Charleston usually will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
College of Charleston requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at College of Charleston is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Assessment Test is usual component of the application. 55 percent of applicants at College of Charleston took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 630 on Critical Reading and from 490 to 620 on Math. Thus, if you have got above 600 in SAT Critical Reading and 590 in SAT Math, this should get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
570
600

SAT Math
450
560
590

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a typical step of the application process at College of Charleston. 47% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 22 to 29 on Composite, from 22 to 30 on English, and from 20 to 27 on Math. So, if you got a score above 28 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, and 25 in ACT Math - this good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
20
26
28

ACT English
20
26
28

ACT Math
18
24
25

Contact Admissions

Phone
(843)
953-5500
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at College of Charleston, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (843) 953-5500 or check College of Charleston Website

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