Furman University

Furman University

Greenville, South Carolina


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$50

Admissions Statistics

Furman University has an acceptance rate of 57%. The acceptance rate of 57% implies that for every 100 students that applied 57 students got accepted. 5,258 students appied to Furman University. 57% of the students that applied got accepted, and 22% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

5,258

Acceptance Rate

57%

Furman University has acceptance rate of 52% for male students and 60% for female students. 2,198 male students applied to Furman University compared to 3,060 female students. 52% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 23% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 60% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 21% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants2,1983,060
Percent Admitted52%60%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled23%21%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to Furman University are required to submit secondary school GPA and secondary school record for admission. In contrast, applicants are recommended (but not required) to submit recommendations for admission.

What matters for admission

Open admission policyNo
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)Considered but not required

SAT Scores

41% of the enrolled students at Furman University submitted SAT scores. The estimated average SAT composite score for Furman University is 1330. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted SAT scores to Furman University, 50% have SAT composite scores ranging from 1240 to 1420. 25% of enrolled students have SAT composite scores below 1240 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have SAT composite scores above 1420.

SAT Composite Range

1240 - 1420

Students Submitting SAT

41%

The SAT reading score at Furman University ranged from 630 to 710. The SAT math score at Furman University ranged from 610 to 710.

SAT Reading Range630 - 710
SAT Math Range610 - 710

SAT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of SAT scores of the enrolled students.

ACT Scores

43% of the enrolled students at Furman University submitted ACT scores. The estimated average ACT composite score for Furman University is 30. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted ACT scores to Furman University, 50% have ACT composite scores ranging from 28 to 32. 25% of enrolled students have ACT composite scores below 28 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have ACT composite scores above 32.

ACT Composite Range

28 - 32

Students Submitting ACT

43%

The ACT english score at Furman University ranged from 28 to 35. The ACT math score at Furman University ranged from 25 to 30.

ACT English Range28 - 35
ACT Math Range25 - 30

ACT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of ACT scores of the enrolled students.

Credits Accepted

Credit TypeAccepted
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo
Advanced Placement (AP) CreditsYes