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University of South Carolina, Aiken

Overview
Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1961
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 3,241
Environment: Suburban
Endowment: $442,871
Admissions Address

471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801

Website

http://www.usca.edu

Admissions E-mail

admit@sc.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.6
Send application by: August 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Mr. Andrew Hendrix
Admissions office telephone: (803) 641-3366
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: August 1
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 3 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $35
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? No
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Electronic application:
 
http://web.csd.sc.edu/app/ugrad_aiken/ Tuition deposit: N/A
Room deposit: $150 (Partially refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 4 N/A
Science 3 N/A
Lab 3 N/A
Foreign language 2 N/A
Social studies 2 N/A
History 1 N/A
Academic electives 4 N/A
Total academic units 21 N/A

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Neither required nor recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: August 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: August 1
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Considered
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Not considered
Recommendation: Not considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Not considered
Extracurricular activities: Not considered
Talent/ability: Not considered
Character/personal qualities: Not considered
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Not considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Not considered
Work experience: Not considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 46%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 46%
Total applicants: 2,402
Total acceptances: 1,094
Total freshman enrollment: 674
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 798
Male acceptances: 389
Male freshman enrollment: 239
 
Female applicants: 1,604
Female acceptances: 705
Female freshman enrollment: 435
Out-of-state freshmen: 1%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 17%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 50%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 84%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 96%
Average high school GPA: 3.6
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 99%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 84%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 440 – 530
Math: 460 – 550
Combined: 900 – 1080

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 0.4% 0.5%
600-699 8.5% 10.3%
500-599 32.6% 42.1%
400-499 51.4% 43.2%
300-399 7.1% 3.9%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 33%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 16 – 22
Math: 18 – 22
Composite: 18 – 22

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
24-29 10.8% 12.2% 15.8%
18-23 73.0% 57.2% 56.8%
12-17 15.8% 30.2% 27.0%
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

 



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