Resources › For Students and Parents ACT Scores for Admission to South Carolina Colleges Share Flipboard Email Print Glenn Ross Images / Getty Images For Students and Parents College Admissions College Admissions Process College Profiles College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated August 01, 2019 South Carolina has many excellent options for higher education. Admissions criteria vary widely. The table below shows a side-by-side comparison of ACT scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students and select South Carolina colleges and universities. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission.ACT Scores for South Carolina Colleges (mid 50%)(Learn what these numbers mean) CompositeEnglishMath25%75%25%75%25%75%Anderson University212620271925Charleston Southern University202419251824The Citadel202519241926Claflin University182014191719Clemson University263126332530Coastal Carolina University202519241824College of Charleston222722282026Columbia International University202620271826Converse College202619271824Erskine College202618251824Francis Marion University172216221621Furman University------North Greenville University202921292029Presbyterian College2128----South Carolina State1417----USC Aiken182417241723USC Beaufort182416221622USC Columbia253023302328USC Upstate182316221722Winthrop University2025----Wofford College242923302327View the SAT version of this table Keep in mind that 25% of enrolled students have scores below those listed. Also, remember that ACT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers in South Carolina, especially at the top South Carolina colleges will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics.