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Missouri University of Science and Technology Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
84.2%
Admission Difficulty for Missouri University of Science and Technology
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Missouri University of Science and Technology and can I get accepted? The school has a 84% acceptance rate ranking it #36 in Missouri for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,646 out of 4,332 applicants were admitted making Missouri University of Science and Technology an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 24 percent. Missouri University of Science and Technology typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Missouri University of Science and Technology SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1190-1380
Applicants Submitting SAT
5%
SAT Scores for Missouri University of Science and Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 580
SAT Math 25th 610
SAT Composite 25th 1190
SAT Scores for Missouri University of Science and Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 690
SAT Math 75th 690
SAT Composite 75th 1380
Average SAT Score 1290

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Missouri University of Science and Technology?

Missouri University of Science and Technology typically requires applicants to be in the top 26 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1190 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 1090. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1290 out of 1600. The school ranks #2 in Missouri for highest average SAT composite score. 5 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Missouri University of Science and Technology admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1380 and Above Good >90%
1285 to 1380 Avg + 84%-90%
1190 to 1285 Avg - 76%-84%
1095 to 1190 Reach 64%-76%
Less than 1095 Low <64%
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Missouri University of Science and Technology ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
25-31 
Applicants Submitting ACT
93%
ACT Scores for Missouri University of Science and Technology
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 24
ACT Math 25th 26
ACT Composite 25th 25
ACT Scores for Missouri University of Science and Technology
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 32
ACT Math 75th 31
ACT Composite 75th 31
Average ACT Score 28

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Missouri University of Science and Technology?

Admission data indicates that Missouri University of Science and Technology regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #2 in Missouri for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 93 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Missouri University of Science and Technology admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
31 and Above Good >90%
28 to 31 Avg + 84%-90%
25 to 28 Avg - 76%-84%
22 to 25 Reach 64%-76%
Less than 22 Low <64%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.6
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Missouri University of Science and Technology. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Missouri University of Science and Technology was 3.6 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #9 in Missouri for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.6 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Missouri University of Science and Technology accepts 84% of all applicants.

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Admission Statistics

Missouri University of Science and Technology admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,139 3,193 4,332
Accepted 915 2,731 3,646
Acceptance Rate 80% 86% 84%
Enrolled 280 1,045 1,325
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 31% 38% 36%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Missouri University of Science and Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Missouri University of Science and Technology
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=178411 IPEDS survey data for Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Frequently Asked Questions

5% of students submit their SAT scores to Missouri University of Science and Technology. 93% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

84% of those who apply are granted admission to Missouri University of Science and Technology. Admission competition is and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1190 and 1380. 5% 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 25 and 31. 93% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.