|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into Massachusetts Maritime Academy and can I get accepted? The school has a 91% acceptance rate ranking it #70 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 707 out of 773 applicants were admitted making Massachusetts Maritime Academy an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Massachusetts Maritime Academy typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 57% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Massachusetts Maritime Academy is a prized outcome for many students.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1180|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Massachusetts Maritime Academy?
Massachusetts Maritime Academy 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 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. The school ranks #26 in Massachusetts for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 93 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1180 and Above||Good||>95%|
|1100 to 1180||Avg +||91%-95%|
|1020 to 1100||Avg -||86%-91%|
|940 to 1020||Reach||78%-86%|
|Less than 940||Low||<78%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Massachusetts Maritime Academy?
Admission data indicates that Massachusetts Maritime Academy 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. The school ranks #33 in Massachusetts for highest average ACT composite score. 7 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Massachusetts Maritime Academy.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>95%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||91%-95%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||87%-91%|
|17 to 19||Reach||81%-87%|
|Less than 17||Low||<81%|
What GPA do you need to get into Massachusetts Maritime Academy?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Massachusetts Maritime Academy. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Massachusetts Maritime Academy was 3.15 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #40 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.15 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Massachusetts Maritime Academy accepts 91% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||12%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||18%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||24%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||27%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||8%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||51%||58%||57%|
Applicants have 105 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on May 1, 2021.
What are the requirements for admission to Massachusetts Maritime Academy and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|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=166692 IPEDS survey data for Massachusetts Maritime Academy.
93% of students submit their SAT scores to Massachusetts Maritime Academy. 7% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
91% of those who apply are granted admission to Massachusetts Maritime Academy. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1020 and 1180. 93% 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 24. 7% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.