College of Charleston

Charleston, South Carolina

College of Charleston Admissions Overview

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What is College of Charleston acceptance rate?

College of Charleston has an acceptance rate of 79%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 79% out of the people who applied to College of Charleston were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at College of Charleston was 1,160 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 48.5.

Only 24% of students who are admitted into College of Charleston go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Applicants to College of Charleston are required to submit their GPA to the school.

College of Charleston SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into College of Charleston? In the last academic year, College of Charleston accepted students with SAT scores as low as 535.

The upper range for SAT scores at College of Charleston was 625. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 580.

This shows that even if you don't have the best SAT scores, you will still have a shot of admittance. However, having strong SAT scores will definitely improve your chances of being accepted.

54% of people who applied to College of Charleston in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. So, no matter what your scores are, you'll probably want to submit them to the school if you want a good chance of being accepted.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into College of Charleston?

While only 47% of applicants submit their ACT scores to College of Charleston, submitting them is a good way of showcasing to the admissions board that you are a good fit for the school.

According to admissions data, College of Charleston usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 42 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 24. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 28. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

College of Charleston Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 11,675 students applied to study at College of Charleston. Of those students, 3,501 were men and 8,174 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 79% of students at College of Charleston were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 9,254 students. 2,593 of students who were accepted were male and 6,661 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at College of Charleston in the last academic year is 24%. Overall, 2,199 students who applied to College of Charleston enrolled in the school. Of those students, 25% of women who were accepted and 23% of men who were accepted enrolled.

College of Charleston Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARequired
High School Class RankRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended

What are the College of Charleston admissions requirements?

At College of Charleston, you are required to submit your high school test scores. College of Charleston asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

That's not all you'll need. You'll not be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

College of Charleston Credits Accepted

AP CreditNo
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo

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