If you are thinking about applying to SMCC, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 1 and there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
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Southwest Mississippi Community College does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
It is not competitive to get into SMCC. SMCC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, SMCC **accepted .
Schools that are not competitive to get into, like SMCC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
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To apply, all applicants to SMCC must submit the following items. Double check with SMCC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
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Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
SMCC doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
SMCC is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
To be most competitive at SMCC, you should strive to earn between 15 and 20 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for SMCC's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.
A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for SMCC students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 1.
Transfer students can enroll in SMCC during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to SMCC?
Students who are admitted to SMCC must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does SMCC accept transfer credits?
SMCC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. SMCC accepts:
Do I have to submit test scores to SMCC?
SMCC is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to SMCC is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to SMCC is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to SMCC is 18. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into SMCC. Students with an ACT score that falls between 15 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 15 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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