If you are thinking about applying to Columbus State, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is August 21 and the fee for the application is $50.
Here is an overiew of some of Columbus State's admissions stats.
|Columbus State 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
These are the application deadlines for Columbus State Community College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||August 21||––|
Columbus State does not offer early decision or early action.
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Transfer student admissions is not competitive.
Columbus State has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine. What does Columbus State consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
Make sure to check with Columbus State for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Columbus State, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Columbus State's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Columbus State has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Columbus State looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Columbus State 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.
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For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Columbus State.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 21. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Columbus State during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Columbus State?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Columbus State.
Does Columbus State accept transfer credits?
✅ Columbus State accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Columbus State accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit
Does Columbus State accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Columbus State accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Columbus State?
✅ Columbus State is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Columbus State's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Columbus State is 95%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Columbus State?
❌ Columbus State does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Columbus State? Columbus State is a open admission institution. The Columbus State acceptance rate is 95%. This means that the institution accepts 95 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Columbus State is Aug 21.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Columbus State is Aug 21.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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