University of South Carolina Upstate: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of University of South Carolina Upstate 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
University of South Carolina Upstate admission requirements are moderately competitive - in 2015/16 the college accepted 56 percent of those who apply.

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

University of South Carolina Upstate generally 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
$40
University of South Carolina Upstate requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of South Carolina Upstate is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Aptitude Test is important component of the application process. 60 percent of applicants at University of South Carolina Upstate completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 550 on Critical Reading, from 410 to 530 on Math, and from 380 to 520 on Writing. Therefore, if you scored above 510 in SAT Critical Reading, 500 in SAT Math, and 480 in SAT Writing, this good enough to get admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
480
510

SAT Math
380
470
500

SAT Writing
360
450
480

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a typical bit of the application process at University of South Carolina Upstate. 40 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 23 on Composite, from 16 to 24 on English, and from 16 to 23 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you have above 22 in ACT Composite, 22 in ACT English, and 21 in ACT Math, this will be good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
20
22

ACT English
15
20
22

ACT Math
15
20
21

Contact Admissions

Phone
(864)
503-5000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to University of South Carolina Upstate, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (864) 503-5000 or check University of South Carolina Upstate Website

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