Columbus State University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of Columbus State University 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
Columbus State University admission criteria are moderately competitive - in 2015/16 the school accepted 56 percent of those who apply.

The school does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Columbus State University as a rule will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$40
Columbus State University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Columbus State University is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is important stage of the application process. 61% of applicants at Columbus State University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 570 on Critical Reading, from 400 to 560 on Math, and from 390 to 550 on Writing. Therefore, if you got above 530 in SAT Critical Reading, 520 in SAT Math, and 510 in SAT Writingthen it good enough to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
490
530

SAT Math
370
480
520

SAT Writing
360
470
510

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is usual step of the application procedure at Columbus State University. 53% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 16 to 24 on Composite, from 16 to 24 on English, from 16 to 23 on Math, and from 5 to 10 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you got above 22 in ACT Composite, 22 in ACT English, 21 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writing, that will be good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
15
20
22

ACT English
15
20
22

ACT Math
15
20
21

ACT Writing
5
8
9

Contact Admissions

Phone
(706)
507-8800
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Columbus State University, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (706) 507-8800 or check Columbus State University Website

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