General Admission Information

The application fee is $70 for applying undergraduate school and $80 for graduate school at Clemson University. Next table presents general admission information at Clemson University.
General Admission Information of Clemson University
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$80
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, 2 Year Certificate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)

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Admission Statistics

12,951 men and 15,894 women applied to Clemson University and 6,087 men and 7,629 women students were accepted. Among them, 1,765 men and 2,060 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table shows the Clemson University Admission Statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate). For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 47.00% and yield is 28.00% at Clemson University.
Acceptance Ratio 47.00%47.00%48.00%
Yield 28.00%29.00%27.00%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 1,904 students (50% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,888 students (50%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing and SAT Math is 1,400 and 25th percentile score is 1,220. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score of Composite, Math, and English is 97 and 25th percentile score is 80. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Clemson University.
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing610690
SAT Math610710
ACT Composite2732
ACT Math2631
ACT English2734
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Clemson University are competitive and high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,253, ACT: 77 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).

Application Requirements

There are 5 requirements and no recommendations to submit when you apply to Clemson University. The school requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program and Recommendations for its applicants. Next table summarizes Clemson University application requirements.
Admission Requirements at Clemson University
High School GPARequired
High School RankNot applicable
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsConsidered but not Required
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesConsidered but not Required
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Considered but not Required

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