|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into Mount St. Mary's College? The school has a 86% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,136 out of 2,486 applicants were admitted making Mount St. Mary's College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 74 percent. Mount St. Mary's College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 27% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||450|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||560|
|SAT Math 75th||540|
|SAT Composite 75th||1100|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Mount St. Mary's College?
Mount St. Mary's College typically requires applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 81 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1100 and Above||Good||>91%|
|1000 to 1100||Avg +||86%-91%|
|900 to 1000||Avg -||78%-86%|
|800 to 900||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 800||Low||<68%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Mount St. Mary's College?
Admission data indicates that Mount St. Mary's College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. 33 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Mount St. Mary's College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>92%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||86%-92%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||80%-86%|
|15 to 17||Reach||72%-80%|
|Less than 15||Low||<72%|
You will need above average high school grades to get into Mount St. Mary's College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Mount St. Mary's College was 3.34 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.34 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Mount St. Mary's College accepts 86% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||20%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||19%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||22%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||1%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||27%||31%||27%|
What are the requirements for admission to Mount St. Mary's College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=119173 IPEDS survey data for Mount St. Mary's College.