What a Powerful Future Requires
Ready to discover your powerful future at the University of South Carolina Beaufort?
In the Office of Admissions, our goal is to find students just like you who are ready for a powerful future. We consider all aspects of your application and accept students who will help build a strong first-year class. Please note: Letters of Recommendation and Resumes are not required and are not used for an admission decision.
To enroll at USCB, you must have one of the following test scores and a high school diploma with our completed College Preparatory Curriculum or an official General Education Development (GED) score report:
|A New SAT score of at least 880 on the Evidence-Based Reading and Writing (ERW) combined with the Math section for tests taken March 2016 and later. This combined score of 880 is equivalent to the 800 combined score on the tests taken before March 2016.|
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|A SAT score of at least 800 on the Critical Reading and Math sections combined for tests taken before March 2016 .|
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|A minimum 17 Composite score on the ACT.|
What is the College Preparatory Curriculum?
The College Preparatory Curriculum includes high school classes in the fine arts, English, foreign languages, laboratory sciences, mathematics, physical education, social sciences, and an elective.
Prospective students are required to complete USCB's College Preparatory Curriculum before enrolling with a minimum 2.0 core grade point average, which includes 19 units of the following academic subjects (detailed information can be found below):
- Elective—one unit
- English—four units
- Fine Arts—one unit
- Foreign Language—two units
- Laboratory Science—three units
- Mathematics—four units
- Physical Education—one unit
- Social Studies—three units