College Application Details

In-State College Information:

UNC Asheville:
SAT Scores: (530-640) Reading and Writing, (510-610) Math
ACT Scores: (23-28) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 79%
Scholarships Available: Pisgah Scholars, & Many Academic Department Scholarships
Annual Tuition: $16,525

UNC Chapel Hill:
SAT Scores: (600-700) Reading and Writing, (610-720) Math
ACT Scores: (28-33) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 31%
Scholarships Available: (Many) https://admissions.unc.edu/afford/scholarships/
Annual Tuition: $25,407

UNC Charlotte:
SAT Scores: (510-590) Reading and Writing, (520-610) Math
ACT Scores: (22-26) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 63%
Scholarships Available: Enter the “NinerScholars” Portal
Annual Tuition: $22,151

UNC Greensboro:
SAT Scores: (480-570) Reading and Writing, (470-560) Math
ACT Scores: (21-25) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 59%
Scholarships Available: Blue and Gold Scholars (many)
Annual Tuition: $19,172

UNC Pembroke:
SAT Scores: (420-520) Reading and Writing, (420-490) Math
ACT Scores: (18-21) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 74%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.uncp.edu/admissions/costs-and-financial-aid/scholarships
Annual Tuition: $15,156

UNC Wilmington:
SAT Scores: (560-630) Reading and Writing, (570-630) Math
ACT Scores: (22-26) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 61%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://uncw.edu/finaid/scholarships.html
Annual Tuition: $23,907

Brevard College:
SAT Scores: (1070) Composite Score
ACT Scores: (17-22) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 41%
Scholarships Available: Half-Tuition, & (many) https://brevard.edu/scholarships-grants/
Annual Tuition: $42,005

NC State:
SAT Scores: (570-660) Reading and Writing, (600-690) Math
ACT Scores: (26-31) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Scholarships Available: Enter the “PACK ASSIST” Portal, Goodnight, Park, & Caldwell Fellows
Annual Tuition: $23,976

Duke:
SAT Scores: (680-770) Reading and Writing, (700-800) Math
ACT Scores: (31-34) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 11%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://financialaid.duke.edu/undergraduate-applicants/other-sources-aid#merit
Annual Tuition: $60,000

Western Carolina:
SAT Scores: (450-560) Reading and Writing, (460-560) Math
ACT Scores: (20-25) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Scholarships Available: Enter the “ScholarCat” Portal
Annual Tuition: $15,000

East Carolina:
SAT Scores: (480-560) Reading and Writing, (490-570) Math
ACT Scores: (20-24) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 69%
Scholarships Available: Enter the “ECUAWard” Portal, & RaiseMe Micro-Scholarships
Annual Tuition: $22,000

NC A&T:
SAT Scores: (420-500) Reading and Writing, (430-510) Math
ACT Scores: (18-22) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 61%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.ncat.edu/admissions/financial-aid/aid/scholarships/fresh-students.html
Annual Tuition: $17,886

Appalachian State:
SAT Scores: (510-620) Reading and Writing, (520-620) Math
ACT Scores: (23-27) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 66%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://scholarships.appstate.edu/
Annual Tuition: $19,012

Gardner Webb:
SAT Scores: (430-550) Reading and Writing, (430-560) Math
ACT Scores: (18-24) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 53%
Scholarships Available: https://gardner-webb.edu/admissions-and-financial-aid/graduate-admissions/school-of-divinity/costs-and-financial-aid/scholarships/index
Annual Tuition: $44,540

Mars Hill:
SAT Scores: (420-520) Reading and Writing, (420-520) Math
ACT Scores: (17-22) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 61%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.mhu.edu/future-students/traditional-undergraduate/financial-aid/academic-scholarship-programs/
Annual Tuition: $43,704

Wingate:
SAT Scores: (470-560) Reading and Writing, (470-570) Math
ACT Scores: (20-25) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.wingate.edu/admissions/financial-aid/student-financial-aid
Annual Tuition: $46,700

Wake-Forest:
SAT Scores: (1290-1470) Composite Score
ACT Scores: (28-31) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 29%
Scholarships Available: (many) http://college.wfu.edu/student-resources/funding-scholarships/
Annual Tuition: $44,200

Warren Wilson:
SAT Scores: (430-640) Reading and Writing, (480-580) Math
ACT Scores: (23-28) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 84%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.warren-wilson.edu/giving/named-scholarships/
Annual Tuition: $34,500

Lenoir Rhyne:
SAT Scores: (430-540) Reading and Writing, (440-550) Math
ACT Scores: (18-23) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 84%
Scholarships Available: LR Scholars, & Honors Scholarships
Annual Tuition: $51,510

South College:
SAT Scores: (1200-1290) Composite Score
ACT Scores: (23-29) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 100%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.south.edu/blog/5-scholarships-you-didnt-know-about/
Annual Tuition: $36,543

Lees McRae:
SAT Scores: (920-1030) Composite Score
ACT Scores: (18-23) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 67%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.lmc.edu/admissions/financial-aid/types-of-aid.htm
Annual Tuition: $42,680

Out-of-State College Information:

Carson-Newman:
SAT Scores: (400-560) Reading and Writing, (440-560) Math
ACT Scores: (20-26) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 59%
Scholarships Available: Presidential, Dean’s, Faculty, Achievement, & Opportunity
Annual Tuition: $40,640

Clemson:
SAT Scores: (560-660) Reading and Writing, (590-680) Math
ACT Scores: (26-31) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 51%
Scholarships Available: Academic Recruiting, & (many) https://www.clemson.edu/financial-aid/types/scholarships/clemson-scholarships.html
Annual Tuition: $29,574

Berea:
SAT Scores: (1710-1819) Composite Score
ACT Scores: (22-27) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 37%
Scholarships Available: Berea’s Tuition Promise
Annual Tuition: NO TUITION

Radford:
SAT Scores: (440-530) Reading and Writing, (430-520) Math
ACT Scores: (18-22) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 83%
Scholarships Available: Red and White Academic Excellence, & (many) https://www.radford.edu/content/financial-aid/home/aid-types/grants-scholarships.html
Annual Tuition: $45,493
Virginia Tech:
SAT Scores: (540-640) Reading and Writing, (560-680) Math
ACT Scores: (24-29) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 73%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://finaid.vt.edu/undergraduate/typesofaid/scholarships.html
Annual Tuition: $31,908

Furman:
SAT Scores: (1290-1400) Composite Score
ACT Scores: (25-30) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 64%
Scholarships Available: Specific Department, & (many) https://www.furman.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid/aid-types/scholarships/
Annual Tuition: $48,348

University of Georgia:
SAT Scores: (570-670) Reading and Writing, (570-670) Math
ACT Scores: (26-31) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 53%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.admissions.uga.edu/scholarships/
Annual Tuition: $45,762

University of South Carolina:
SAT Scores: (560-650) Reading and Writing, (560-650) Math
ACT Scores: (25-30) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Scholarships Available: Resident, Departmental, & (many) https://sc.edu/about/offices_and_divisions/undergraduate_admissions/tuition_scholarships/scholarships/index.php
Annual Tuition: $47,587

University of Tennessee:
SAT Scores: (520-620) Reading and Writing, (520-630) Math
ACT Scores: (24-30) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 76%
Scholarships Available: Volunteer, Tennessee Lottery (HOPE), Tennessee Pledge and UT Promise, & Provost
Annual Tuition: $47,456

NYU:
SAT Scores: (620-720) Reading and Writing, (630-760) Math
ACT Scores: (29-33) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 32%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.nyu.edu/admissions/financial-aid-and-scholarships/scholarships-and-grants.html
Annual Tuition: $51,828

Florida State:
SAT Scores: (560-640) Reading and Writing, (550-640) Math
ACT Scores: (25-29) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 56%
Scholarships Available: Freshman, Presidential, Benacquisto, & Tuition Reduction
Annual Tuition: $34,292

East Tennessee State:
SAT Scores: (470-540) Reading and Writing, (450-590) Math
ACT Scores: (20-26) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 79%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.etsu.edu/scholarships/
Annual Tuition: 39,090

Tusculum:
SAT Scores: (413-500) Reading and Writing, (430-540) Math
ACT Scores: (18-23) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 69%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www3.tusculum.edu/giving/scholarships-endowments/
Annual Tuition: $38,660

SCAD:
SAT Scores: (490-610) Reading and Writing, (460-580) Math
ACT Scores: (21-27) Composite Score
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Scholarships Available: (many) https://www.scad.edu/admission/financial-aid-and-scholarships/scholarships/entering-students
Annual Tuition: $56,372

College Application Deadlines

In State General Application Deadlines:

UNC Asheville: Rolling Admissions. Keep in mind that FASFA and certain scholarships require a certain deadline

UNC Chapel Hill: October 15th for Early Response, January 15th for Regular Response, and February 15th for Late Response

UNC Charlotte: November 1st for Early Response, February 1st for Regular Response

UNC Greensboro: December 1st to be eligible for Merit Scholarships

UNC Pembroke: Apply by May 1st

UNC Wilmington: November the 1st for Early Response, February 1st for Regular Response

NC State: Apply by October 15th

Duke: November 1st for Early Response, January 2nd for Regular Response

Western Carolina: November 15th for Early Response

East Carolina: November 1st to be eligible for the Honors College, December 15th to be eligible for Merit Scholarships, and March 1st for Regular Response

NC A&T: November 15th for Early Response and to be eligible for Scholarship Consideration, February 1st for Regular Response, and June 30th for Late Response

Appalachian State: November 1st for Early Response, February 1st for Regular Response

Gardner Webb: Rolling Admission Decision. Keep in Mind the dates for FASFA and certain scholarships

Mars Hill: Rolling Admissions. Keep in mind there are certain pieces of information that need to be sent in at a certain time

Wingate: Rolling Admission – No Deadline to apply. Although, you will want to consider time frames for financial aid, scholarships, and other materials to be processed through the system.

Wake-Forest: November 15th for Early Response, January 1st for Regular Response

Warren Wilson: November 1st -15th for Early Response, Rolling Admission

Lenoir Rhyne: October 17th for Priority Response, November 16th for Early Response

Mid-Atlantic Christian: March 1st to be eligible for Merit Scholarship

North Greenville: No real deadline to apply. Although, there are several application deadlines for certain scholarships available.

Out of State General Application Deadlines:

Clemson: Apply by December 1st to be considered for scholarships

Berea: October 31st for Early Response, March 31st for Late Response

Radford: December 1st for Early Response, February 1st for Regular Response

Virginia Tech: November 1st for Early Response, December 1st for Regular Response, January 15th for Late Response

Furman: November 1st for Early Response, January 15th for Late Response

University of Georgia: October 15th for Early Response, January 1st for Late Response

University of South Carolina: October 15th for Early Response, December 1st for Regular Response

University of Tennessee: November 1st for Early Response, December 15th for Regular Response

NYU: November 1st for Early Response, January 1st for Late Response

Florida State: November 1st for Early Response, February 7th for Late Response

East Tennessee State: No real deadline to apply. Although, the first date to apply and be eligible for scholarships is December 15th.

SCAD: No real deadline to apply. They will accept applications throughout the year. The latest you can apply is 30 days before intended entry so FASFA and the school has time to process your information.

Important Dates for Fall

PSAT: October 10th (8:30-1:00) Room: 7316

-All students that have signed up for the PSAT please see Ms. Denton ASAP to confirm!!

FASFA opened October 1st. Tuesday October 9th, faculty from Western Carolina University will be in the HCC library computer lab from (9:00-2:00) to assist all students and families with completing their FASFA and their college applications.

-See Ms. Denton for questions. We look forward to seeing you then.

ACT & SAT: Deadlines for 2018-2019

ACT:
– October 27th – Application (September 28th)/Late Reg. (October 14th)

– December 8th – Application (November 2nd)/Late Reg. (November 19th)

– February 9th – Application (January 11th)/Late Reg. (January 18th)

– April 13th – Application (March 8th)/Late Reg. (March 25th)

– June 8th – Application (May 3rd)/Late Reg. (May 20th)

– July 13th – Application (June 14th)/Late Reg. (June 24th)

SAT:
– November 3rd – Application (October 5th)/Late Reg. (October 16th)

– December 1st – Application (November 2nd)/Late Reg. (November 13th)

– March 9th – Application (February 8th)/Late Reg. (February 19th)

– May 4th – Application (April 5th)/Late Reg. (April 16th)

– June 1st – Application (May 3rd)/Late Reg. (May 14th)