MidAmerica Nazarene University Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for MidAmerica Nazarene University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into MidAmerica Nazarene University? The school has a 66% acceptance rate. Last year, 628 out of 957 applicants were admitted making MidAmerica Nazarene University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent. Only 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for MidAmerica Nazarene University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 990
SAT Scores for MidAmerica Nazarene University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 650
SAT Math 75th 620
SAT Composite 75th 1270
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to MidAmerica Nazarene University?

MidAmerica Nazarene University typically requires applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 850. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. 13 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

MidAmerica Nazarene University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1270 and Above Good >77%
1130 to 1270 Avg + 66%-77%
990 to 1130 Avg - 53%-66%
850 to 990 Reach 40%-53%
Less than 850 Low <40%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for MidAmerica Nazarene University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for MidAmerica Nazarene University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 24
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into MidAmerica Nazarene University?

Admission data indicates that MidAmerica Nazarene University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 90 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

MidAmerica Nazarene University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >77%
21 to 24 Avg + 66%-77%
18 to 21 Avg - 53%-66%
15 to 18 Reach 40%-53%
Less than 15 Low <40%

Estimated GPA Requirements

MidAmerica Nazarene University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

MidAmerica Nazarene University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 401 556 957
Accepted 286 342 628
Acceptance Rate 71% 62% 66%
Enrolled 114 109 223
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 40% 32% 36%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2019
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 128 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2019.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to MidAmerica Nazarene University before the Aug 1 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
May 4 May 17
Jun 1 Jul 10
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Apr 13 Apr 23
Jun 8 Jun 18
Jul 13 Jul 23

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to MidAmerica Nazarene University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

MidAmerica Nazarene University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at MidAmerica Nazarene University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155520 IPEDS survey data for MidAmerica Nazarene University.