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Missouri Baptist University Admission Requirements

Saint Louis, Missouri

Chances of getting into Missouri Baptist University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
52.3%
Admission Difficulty for Missouri Baptist University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Missouri Baptist University and can I get accepted? The school has a 52% acceptance rate ranking it #10 in Missouri for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 422 out of 807 applicants were admitted making Missouri Baptist University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. Missouri Baptist University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 60% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Missouri Baptist University is a prized outcome for many students.

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Find out which students are getting accepted at Missouri Baptist University, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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Missouri Baptist University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
930-1110
Applicants Submitting SAT
17%
SAT Scores for Missouri Baptist University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for Missouri Baptist University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1110
Average SAT Score 1020

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Missouri Baptist University typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1020 out of 1600. The school ranks #32 in Missouri for highest average SAT composite score. 17 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Missouri Baptist University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1110 and Above Good >65%
1020 to 1110 Avg + 52%-65%
930 to 1020 Avg - 39%-52%
840 to 930 Reach 27%-39%
Less than 840 Low <27%
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Missouri Baptist University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
19-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
91%
ACT Scores for Missouri Baptist University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Missouri Baptist 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 Missouri Baptist University?

Admission data indicates that Missouri Baptist 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 #31 in Missouri for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 91 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Missouri Baptist University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Missouri Baptist University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >65%
21 to 23 Avg + 52%-65%
19 to 21 Avg - 39%-52%
17 to 19 Reach 27%-39%
Less than 17 Low <27%
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Missouri Baptist University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.18*
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Missouri Baptist University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Missouri Baptist University was 3.18 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #34 in Missouri for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Missouri Baptist University accepts 52% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

*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. 3.18 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.

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Admission Statistics

Missouri Baptist University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 395 412 807
Accepted 189 233 422
Acceptance Rate 48% 57% 52%
Enrolled 113 142 255
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 60% 61% 60%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Missouri Baptist University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Missouri Baptist University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
O
Oakland City University

Oakland City, Indiana

S
Saint Mary of the Woods College

Saint Mary of the Woods, Indiana

W
Williams Baptist College

Walnut Ridge, Arkansas

C
Cottey College

Nevada, Missouri

A
Avila University

Kansas City, Missouri

G
Graceland University Lamoni

Lamoni, Iowa

O
Ottawa University Ottawa

Ottawa, Kansas

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=178244 IPEDS survey data for Missouri Baptist University.

FAQs

Does Missouri Baptist University prefer SAT or ACT?

17% of students submit their SAT scores to Missouri Baptist University. 91% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Missouri Baptist University?

52% of those who apply are granted admission to Missouri Baptist University. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Missouri Baptist University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 930 and 1110. 17% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Missouri Baptist University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 23. 91% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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