Description of Data Element 01280





NAME:         Admissions Eligibility Scale                                      



NUMBER:       01280                                                             



FILES/TABLES: ADM                                                               



INTENT:                                                                         
   Monitoring compliance with Admissions Policy FAC 6C-6.002 3B                 



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   A scale used to determine academic eligibility for admission                 
   of first-time-in-college and lower level undergraduate students.             



ALGORITHM:                                                                      
   Students who must meet first-time-in-college admissions                      
   criteria and who do not have a 3.0 or above in high school                   
   grade point average should have their academic eligibility                   
   for admission determined based on the following admissions                   
   scale:                                                                       
   (as of 05/95 all  ACT scores are the enhanced scoring scale)                 
   If the high school GPA   |  the SAT/ACT score must equal                     
   in the required academic |  or exceed the corresponding                      
   courses falls within one |  entry in this column.                            
   of the following ranges, |                                                   
                                     SAT     ACT                                
   2.00 - 2.09                      1,140     25                                
   2.10 - 2.19                      1,110     24                                
   2.20 - 2.29                      1,090     24                            <   
   2.30 - 2.39                      1,060     23                            <   
   2.40 - 2.49                      1,030     22                                
   2.50 - 2.59                      1,010     21                                
   2.60 - 2.69                      1,000     21                                
   2.70 - 2.79                        990     21                                
   2.80 - 2.89                        980     21                            <   
   2.90 - 2.99                        970     20                                



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION:                                                        
   COLUMN NAME:          ADM_ELIG_SCALE                                         
   SHORT NAME:           ADMELIG                                                



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  08/08/03                                                   



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