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How hard is it to get into Minnesota State University-Mankato and can I get accepted? The school has a 63% acceptance rate ranking it #10 in Minnesota for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 6,490 out of 10,349 applicants were admitted making Minnesota State University-Mankato a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Minnesota State University Mankato typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Minnesota State University Mankato is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
|SAT Math 25th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 25th||N/A|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
|SAT Math 75th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average SAT Score||N/A|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||23|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Minnesota State University-Mankato?
Admission data indicates that Minnesota State University-Mankato 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 #22 in Minnesota for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 94 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Minnesota State University Mankato.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>76%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||63%-76%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||53%-63%|
|17 to 19||Reach||42%-53%|
|Less than 17||Low||<42%|
What GPA do you need to get into Minnesota State University Mankato?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Minnesota State University-Mankato. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Minnesota State University Mankato was 3.27 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #23 in Minnesota for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Minnesota State University-Mankato accepts 63% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.27 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
67% of Minnesota State University Mankato freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||7%|
|Top 25% of class||25%|
|Top 50% of class||67%|
|Bottom 50% of class||33%|
|Bottom 25% of class||4%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||35%||36%||35%|
Applicants have 166 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Apr 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Minnesota State University Mankato is $20.
What are the requirements for admission to Minnesota State University Mankato and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor 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=173920 IPEDS survey data for Minnesota State University Mankato.
94% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
63% of those who apply are granted admission to Minnesota State University-Mankato. Admission competition is low and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 24. 94% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.