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pf6a_97-revised to make ACT 21

pf6a_97-revised to make ACT 21

Indicator 6-A
SAT and ACT Scores of First Time Entering Freshmen
Fall 1997
Report Report Report Total Students Percent
Institution SAT Only ACT Only SAT & ACT Reported w/  
>= 1000 >= 21 >= 1000 or 21 SAT or ACT Scores (a+b+c/d)
col. a col. b col. c col. d  
Research Universities      
Clemson 2,080 202 2,587 88.2%
U.S.C. - Columbia 1,721 45 253 2,960 68.2%
Medical University of S. C.      
Sub total Research Universities 3,801 247 253 5,547 77.5%
   
Teaching Colleges & Universities      
The Citadel 227 15 46 433 66.5%
Coastal Carolina University 353 73 826 51.6%
College of Charleston 1,027 70 279 1,562 88.1%
Francis Marion Universtiy 185 0 25 576 36.5%
Lander University 161 24 440 42.0%
South Carolina State University 86 13 600 16.5%
U.S.C. - Aiken 173 8 6 481 38.9%
U.S.C.-Spartanburg 172 12 14 565 35.0%
Winthrop University 465 60 908 57.8%
Sub total Teaching Colleges & Univ. 2,849 275 370 6,391 54.7%
   
Regional Campuses of U.S.C.    
U.S.C. - Beaufort 30 3 2 112 31.3%
U.S.C. - Lancaster 34 1 1 163 22.1%
U.S.C. - Salkehatchie 22 114 19.3%
U.S.C. - Sumter 46 2 8 186 30.1%
U.S.C. - Union 7 1 45 17.8%
Sub total Regional Campuses of U.S.C. 139 6 12 620 25.3%
     
     
Total 6,789 528 635 12,558 63.3%
Revised 10/2000
Note: The data is revised for historical purposes due to finding, in performance funding year 1999-00, that an ACT of 20 not 21 had been used in calculating the percent.As of performance year 2000-01, the data is revised to include an ACT score of >= 21.The measure assesses the percent of first-time entering freshmen who take the SAT or ACT who meet or exceed the Commission approved target score.An SAT score >= 1000 and an ACT score >=21 are the approved targets.