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University of South Carolina-Upstate is a Public school located in Spartanburg, SC. University of South Carolina-Upstate has a total enrollment of 5,996 with a graduation rate of 40% and a student/faculty ratio of 17:1.

If SAT (scholastic aptitude test) scores are required for admission to this school, both the SAT range and the national SAT averages will be displayed above. The SAT range is a reflection of the range of SAT scores that are generally (but not always) required to attend the school. The national SAT average distribution graph shows the average SAT scores for every school in the country. The University of South Carolina-Upstate SAT range (if available) is highlighted in blue to give students a general idea of what their SAT scores would need to be to attend University of South Carolina-Upstate.

School information

School typeDegree granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Institutional categoryPublic
Avg. price for students receiving grants$14,123
Avg. price for students living on campus$24,261
Avg. price for students living off campus$27,283


Total applicants4,056
Total admissions2,273
Admission rate56%
Application fee$40
Average staff salary$56,421

25th percentile score

SAT math430
SAT reading430
SAT writing400
ACT composite18

75th percentile score

SAT math510
SAT reading530
SAT writing500
ACT composite22

Both the SAT and ACT scores are used for college admissions and generally contain the same types of content. The SAT score is derived by combining two sections with a low of 400 to a maximum score of 1600. The two sections are 200 to 800 for SAT Math and 200 to 800 for SAT Reading. The ACT composite score is derived by combining English, Math, Reading and Science with a range from 1 to 36.

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Source: The University of South Carolina-Upstate data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.