Traditional Undergraduate Students
Below are some general admissions requirements for high school students applying to Charleston Southern University
High School Requirements
- 4 years English
- 3 years Math
- 3 years Science (2 labs)
- 3 years History
Standardized Test Scores
The SAT or ACT is required for all freshmen unless the student is 22 years of age or older.
- SAT – 480 critical reading, 450 math
- ACT – 19 English/19 Math/19 Reading/19 Social Science/19 Composite
Note: If these requirements are not met, CSU will review each application on an individual basis.
Dual Enrollment/CLEP/AP/IB (if applicable):
Official transcripts/scores must be sent from the institution/organization at which the credits/scores were achieved.
Procedure for Freshman Applicants: