Georgia Southern University: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Georgia Southern University general admissions procedures, application 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
Georgia Southern University admission criteria are somewhat competitive; in 2015-16 this college accepted 60 percent of those who apply.

This school doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Georgia Southern University most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$30
Georgia Southern University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Georgia Southern University is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is important element of the application process. 66% of applicants at Georgia Southern University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 500 to 610 on Critical Reading, from 490 to 610 on Math, and from 460 to 590 on Writing. Hence if you got a score above 580 in SAT Critical Reading, 580 in SAT Math, and 560 in SAT Writingthen it gives good chances to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
460
560
580

SAT Math
450
550
580

SAT Writing
430
530
560

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is usual component of the application at Georgia Southern University. 58% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 26 on Composite, from 20 to 26 on English, from 19 to 26 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. So, if you got a score above 25 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, 24 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing, this should get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
23
25

ACT English
18
23
25

ACT Math
18
23
24

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(912)
478-5391
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Georgia Southern University, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (912) 478-5391 or check Georgia Southern University Website

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