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Can I get into JCSU? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 1,983 out of 4,346 applicants or 46% were admitted making JCSU a more competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for average applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. Johnson C Smith University typically accepts and attracts B- average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||15%||21%||17%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Johnson C Smith University and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.
Admission data indicates that JCSU regularly accepts students with ACTs of 15 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 16 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 18 and above have very competitive chances. 50 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Johnson C Smith University.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 790 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 705. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 875 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 69 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|25th Percentile Score||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Est. Admission Chances|
|18 and Above||Good||>63%|
|16 to 18||Avg +||46%-63%|
|15 to 16||Avg -||37%-46%|
|14 to 15||Reach||30%-37%|
|Less than 14||Low||<30%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|960 and Above||Good||>59%|
|875 to 960||Avg +||46%-59%|
|790 to 875||Avg -||33%-46%|
|705 to 790||Reach||23%-33%|
|Less than 705||Low||<23%|
You can get into Johnson C Smith University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Johnson C Smith University was 2.97 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to JCSU will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||8%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||10%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||14%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||35%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||16%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||4%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
What are the requirements for admission to Johnson C Smith University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198756 IPEDS survey data for Johnson C Smith University.