Can I get into Mount St. Mary's University? The school has a 62% acceptance rate. Last year, 3,745 out of 6,086 applicants were admitted making Mount St. Mary's 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 56 percent. Mount St Mary's University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 11% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1230|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Mount St Mary's University?
Mount St Mary's University typically requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 915. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1125 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|
|1230 and Above||Good||>74%|
|1125 to 1230||Avg +||62%-74%|
|1020 to 1125||Avg -||49%-62%|
|915 to 1020||Reach||36%-49%|
|Less than 915||Low||<36%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Mount St. Mary's University?
Admission data indicates that Mount St. Mary's 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 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. 19 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Mount St Mary's University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>76%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||62%-76%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||52%-62%|
|17 to 19||Reach||41%-52%|
|Less than 17||Low||<41%|
You will need above average high school grades to get into Mount St Mary's University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Mount St Mary's University was 3.42 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Mount St. Mary's University accepts 62% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||11%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||17%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||3%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||10%||13%||11%|
Applicants have 73 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2019.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Mount St. Mary's University before the Mar 1 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Feb 9||Feb 20|
What are the requirements for admission to Mount St Mary's University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163462 IPEDS survey data for Mount St Mary's University.