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Freshman Admission Requirements

Fall 2017, Spring 2018, and Summer 2018 Entry Terms

Test Score Requirements (ACT or SAT)

Old SAT Redesigned SAT (March 2016 and beyond) ACT
Critical Reading minimum: 440 Reading Test minimum: 24 English minimum: 18
Math minimum: 410 Math Test minimum: 22 Math minimum: 18
Combined score minimum: 900 Total score minimum: 980 (Evidence-based Reading & Writing + Math) Composite minimum: 19

 

High School GPA & Core Course Requirements

In addition to meeting the above admission criteria, applicants graduating or who would have graduated from high school within the past five years must meet the requirements of the freshman index of 2130 of the Board of Regents. 

If you have attempted any college credits during high school, you will need to submit official college transcripts and meet our transfer admission GPA requirement. 

Fall 2018 and Later Entry Terms

The New Georgia Southern University

Test Score Requirements (ACT or SAT)

Redesigned SAT (March 2016 and beyond) ACT
Reading Test minimum: 24 English minimum: 17
Math Test minimum: 22 Math minimum: 17
Total score minimum: 1030 (Evidence-based Reading & Writing + Math) Composite minimum: 20

 

High School GPA & Core Course Requirements

In addition to meeting the above admission criteria, applicants graduating or who would have graduated from high school within the past five years must meet the requirements of the freshman index of 2130 of the Board of Regents. 

If you have attempted any college credits during high school, you will need to submit official college transcripts and meet our transfer admission GPA requirement. 

Freshman Admissions Checklist

Important Deadlines

Deadlines for Semester Spring 2018 Summer 2018 Fall 2018
Freshman Priority Application Deadline n/a n/a December 15
Application and Document Deadline December 1 April 15 July 15
Mini-mester Deadline February 15 June 14 September 21
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Priority Deadline August 3 March 1 March 15

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong to Host Start Strong, Start Now Admissions Event on July 26

(July 13, 2017) – Armstrong will host a one-day admissions event for new students looking to register for Fall 2017 courses. All application fees will be waived for the event. This event is free and open to the public. 

Read More U.S. Veterans Magazine Names Armstrong 2017 Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Schools

(June 14, 2017) – U.S. Veterans Magazine has named Armstrong State University as one of the 2017 Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Schools. The annual review is an evaluation of the nation’s employers, initiatives, government agencies and educational institutions. Lists were compiled from market research, independent research, diversity conference participation and survey responses to determine which universities provide learning environments conducive to student veteran success.

Read More Armstrong Liberty Center in Hinesville To Host Family-Friendly Open House on June 6

(May 18, 2017) – The Armstrong Liberty Center in Hinesville will host an open house event featuring free family-friendly fun. Tours of the Armstrong Liberty Center and information about academic programs will be available, plus free snow cones, cotton candy, face painting and more.

Read More Armstrong State University Named One of the Nation’s Top 100 Military Spouse Friendly Schools

(March 10, 2017) – Armstrong State University has been named to the list of the Top 100 Military Spouse Friendly Schools by Victory Media, the publisher of Military Spouse, G.I. Jobs and STEM Jobs, for a second year in a row. The annual list recognizes higher education institutions that actively recruit and support spouses of active duty service members while acknowledging and supporting military spouse students through the unique challenges of military life.

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