Missouri State University-Springfield Admission RequirementsSpringfield, Missouri
Chances of getting into Missouri State University Springfield
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Missouri State University-Springfield and can I get accepted? The school has a 85% acceptance rate ranking it #37 in Missouri for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 7,637 out of 8,988 applicants were admitted making Missouri State University Springfield 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 50 percent. Missouri State University Springfield typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 40% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
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Missouri State University-Springfield SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT2%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1220|
|Average SAT Score||1120|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Missouri State University Springfield?
Missouri State University Springfield 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 920. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1120 out of 1600. The school ranks #17 in Missouri for highest average SAT composite score. 2 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|
|1220 and Above||Good||>91%|
|1120 to 1220||Avg +||85%-91%|
|1020 to 1120||Avg -||77%-85%|
|920 to 1020||Reach||66%-77%|
|Less than 920||Low||<66%|
Missouri State University-Springfield ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT96%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||20|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Missouri State University-Springfield?
Admission data indicates that Missouri State University-Springfield regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #19 in Missouri for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 96 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Missouri State University Springfield.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>91%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||85%-91%|
|21 to 23||Avg -||79%-85%|
|19 to 21||Reach||71%-79%|
|Less than 19||Low||<71%|
Avg. High School GPA3.58
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need very good grades in high school to get into Missouri State University Springfield. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Missouri State University Springfield was 3.58 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #11 in Missouri for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.58 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Missouri State University-Springfield accepts 85% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||16%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||11%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||11%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||2%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
53% of Missouri State University Springfield freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||24%|
|Top 25% of class||53%|
|Top 50% of class||84%|
|Bottom 50% of class||16%|
|Bottom 25% of class||3%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||39%||42%||40%|
Applications are DueJul 20, 2020
Days left to Apply12
Applicants have 12 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 20, 2020.
What are the requirements for admission to Missouri State University Springfield and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|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=179566 IPEDS survey data for Missouri State University Springfield.
Frequently Asked Questions
2% of students submit their SAT scores to Missouri State University-Springfield. 96% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
85% of those who apply are granted admission to Missouri State University-Springfield. 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 1220. 2% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.