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Below are the current admission requirements for ASU undergraduate first-time freshmen and transfer students with less than 30 transferable semester hours.

Admissions Requirements

Minimum Standards

 

  • Minimum High School CPC grade point average: 2.00

OLD Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
(taken prior to March 2016)
Combine 830 (Critical Reading and Math Scores combined)
Critical Reading: 430
Mathematics: 400
Writing: Not considered

NEW Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
(taken March 2016 or after)
Critical Reading: 24
Mathematics: 440
Writing: Not considered

American College Testing (ACT)
English – 17
Mathematics – 17
Science Reasoning: Not Considered
Reading: Not Considered

Access Pathway to Certificate, Associate’s and/or Bachelor’s Degree Requirements

Minimum Standards

  • Must submit Accuplacer Placement Examination scores
  • OLD Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (taken prior to March 2016)
    Combine 640 (Critical Reading and Math scores combined)
    Critical Reading: 330
    Mathematics: 310
    Writing: Not considered
  • NEW Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (taken March 2016 or after)
    Critical Reading: 19
    Mathematics: 360
    Writing: Not considered

*Conversion data provided by SAT College Board
Concordance Tables. (2016, May 9). Retrieved February 2, 2017, from https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/pdf/higher-ed-brief-sat-concordance.pdf

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

Minimum Score
Paper-based TOEFL – 523
Computer-based TOEFL – 193
Internet-based TOEFL – 69

Recommended Score
Paper-based TOEFL – 550
Computer-based TOEFL – 213
Internet-based TOEFL – 79

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Minimum Score
IELTS – 6

Recommended Score
IELTS – 6.5

College Preparatory Curriculum (CPC) Requirements

Applicants must meet the University System of Georgia’s College Preparatory Curriculum (CPC) requirements for regular admission. The high school curriculum is the cornerstone of the University System of Georgia (USG) admissions policy. The high school requirements must be met by all freshman applicants and transfer applicants with less than 30 transferable semester hours.

4 Units of English
4 Units of Mathematics
4 Units of Natural Science
3 Units of Social Science
2 Units of the same Foreign Language

Minimum High School CPC grade point average: 2.22

Applicants who do not take the SAT and/or ACT, or who score below 430 SAT verbal (17 ACT English) or 400 SAT math (17 ACT math) on the national SAT/ACT, must take the Accuplacer Placement Examination to determine whether Learning Support course work is required.  Students entering bachelor degree programs are required to provide SAT/ACT results as part of their application for admission.