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  • Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021 - Test Scores Not Required. SAT and ACT scores are not required for freshman applicants for Spring, Summer, or Fall 2021. Columbus State University will admit students applying for the Spring, Summer and Fall 2021 semesters without an ACT or SAT score if they have a sufficiently high GPA. In response to COVID-19, the College Board and ACT have suspended all upcoming ACT and SAT testing dates, which could prevent some students from completing their admissions applications.
  • Due to the suspension of all in-person GRE and GMAT testing opportunities, Columbus State University has also made the decision that graduate students applying for the Summer and Fall 2021 semesters will be considered for admission without GRE/GMAT test scores for most graduate programs. Please check with your individual program for confirmation.

Please select from the following options to be directed to the appropriate admissions application.

Traditional & Dual Enrollment Applications

Currently Enrolled high school or college students who are interested in pursuing but have not yet obtained a four-year college degree or those interested in pursuing a second bachelor's degree.


Students who have obtained a four-year college degree and are interested in pursuing a graduate certificate, masters or doctorate degree.


International Applications

Are you applying on an F1 student visa? Please use the following applications to apply for admission.

Re-Entry Applications

Are you returning to Columbus State University after an absence of one or more years? Please use the following applications to apply for re-admission.

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