Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

Regular Freshman Admission Standards (Full Admission)

Regular freshmen are applicants who are recent high school graduates and who will be attending college for the first time.

SPSU's minimum requirements for admission as a regular freshman include the following:

  • Graduation from
    • A regionally accredited high school
    • Or from a high school accredited by the Georgia Accreditation Commission
    • Or from a high school accredited by an approved University System of Georgia agency
    • Or from a public school under the authority of the State Department of Education
  • Completion of the 16 required CPC units, plus two additional academic units.
  • An academic High School GPA of at least a 2.5

Minimum scores on the ACT or SAT as follows:

Test

Minimum Score

SAT I Critical Reading

500

SAT I Math

500

ACT-English

21

ACT-Math

21