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Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Academic Profile

Consider your testing plan options.

As you are deciding your preferred testing plan, we suggest reviewing our academic profile which shows the ranges for standardized test scores, high school GPA and class rank for general admission, Capstone Scholars and the South Carolina Honors College.

These ranges reflect the middle 50% of students who were admitted in 2021 and give you a general idea of where you fall within each academic range.

Standardized Test Scores* Middle 50%

South Carolina Residents  Nonresidents Capstone Scholars Honors College
1110-1300 SAT 1250-1380 SAT 1340-1420 SAT 1430 -1520 SAT
23-30 ACT 28-32 ACT 29-32 ACT 32-34 ACT

*Test score ranges only include students who chose to have their test scores considered in the admission and scholarship process.

High School Academic Performance* Middle 50%

Freshman Class Capstone Scholars Honors College
4.1 - 4.7 HS GPA 4.2 - 4.8 HS GPA 4.5 - 5.0 HS GPA
7% - 28% Class Rank 4% - 18% Class Rank 1% - 5% Class Rank

* Class rank ranges only include students whose high school provides a ranking. 

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