Chances of getting into Midway University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
60.6%
Admission Difficulty for Midway University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Midway University and can I get accepted? The school has a 61% acceptance rate ranking it #7 in Kentucky for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 761 out of 1,256 applicants were admitted making Midway University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent. Midway University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Midway University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
960-1150
Applicants Submitting SAT
14%
SAT Scores for Midway University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 960
SAT Scores for Midway University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 600
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1150
Average SAT Score 1060

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

Midway University typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. The school ranks #13 in Kentucky for highest average SAT composite score. 14 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Midway University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1150 and Above Good >73%
1055 to 1150 Avg + 61%-73%
960 to 1055 Avg - 48%-61%
865 to 960 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 865 Low <35%
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Midway University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
19-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
89%
ACT Scores for Midway University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Midway University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Midway University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 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 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #16 in Kentucky for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 89 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Midway University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Midway University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >73%
21 to 23 Avg + 61%-73%
19 to 21 Avg - 48%-61%
17 to 19 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 17 Low <35%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.28
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need above average high school grades to get into Midway University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Midway University was 3.28 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #12 in Kentucky for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Midway University accepts 61% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Midway University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 11% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Good
3.25 to 3.50 21% Good
3.00 to 3.25 16% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 25% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 12% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 9% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Midway University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 869 387 1,256
Accepted 513 248 761
Acceptance Rate 59% 64% 61%
Enrolled 151 84 235
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 29% 34% 31%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Midway 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=157377 IPEDS survey data for Midway University.

Frequently Asked Questions

14% of students submit their SAT scores to Midway University. 89% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

61% of those who apply are granted admission to Midway University. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 960 and 1150. 14% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 23. 89% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.