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Your chances of getting into Midland University

Admission Rate & Difficulty

Percent Admitted 

Admission Difficulty for Midland University
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Very Easy 
Applicant Competition Low 

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at MidlandU is 63.7%.  Its admission rate is the 4th lowest in Nebraska.

Admission Selectivity

How hard is it to get into MidlandU and can you get accepted?

MidlandU is a moderately competitive school to get into. You have a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the criteria. Last year, 1,078 out of the 1,691 who applied were admitted.

The school has very easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent (SAT 905/1150 ACT 19/23). Midland University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.26. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Can you get into MidlandU?

64% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.

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Admission Requirements in Brief

To have the best chance of getting into to Midland University you should:

  • Have a high school GPA of 3.26 or better
  • Earn B grades in high school
  • Score 1030 on the SAT
  • Score 21 on the ACT
  • Graduate in the top half of your high school class
  • Submit letters of recommendation from your teachers

MidlandU GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 


Typical High School Grades 


What GPA do you need to get into Midland University?

GPA Requirements

The GPA requirements for getting into MidlandU are to have around a 3.26 high school GPA. You are required to have above average high school grades.

If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as MidlandU accepts 64% of students who apply.

Average GPA

The average unweighted GPA at MidlandU is 3.26 on the 4.0 scale. To achieve the average GPA for admission, you need to earn B letter grades and regularly score around 83-86 percent on tests and assignments in high school.  The school ranks #13 in Nebraska for highest average GPA.

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

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MidlandU SAT Scores

Testing Requirements

You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Midland University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to confirm the most up to date testing requirements.

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 


Applicants Submitting SAT 

SAT Scores for Midland University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 475
Math 25th Percentile 430
Composite 25th Percentile 905
SAT Scores for Midland University
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 570
Math 75th Percentile 580
Composite 75th Percentile 1150
Average SAT Score 1030

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for you to be admitted to Midland University?

Average Score & Range

The average SAT score at MidlandU is 1030 out of 1600 and the range for the middle 50% of accepted students is 905-1150. Students who get into Midland University score in the top 100 percent of all SAT test takers..  MidlandU ranks #8 in the state of Nebraska for highest average SAT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

You should target scoring 1030 or above to be most competitive with other applicants. MidlandU regularly admits students with SAT scores down to 905 on a 1600 scale. However, three quarter of admitted students score higher. If you score below a 905, admission should be considered a reach. Some students may be accepted with minimum SAT's as low as 780, but scores this low are outside the normal range. 11 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

View other colleges which accept students in the 1030 SAT score range.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

The table below outlines your predicted admission chances based on SAT score alone. If you are an average applicant with a score of 1027, you have around a 64% chance of being admitted. A 1150 places you well ahead of most other applicants and gives you about a 77% chance of getting in.

Midland University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1150 and Above Good >77%
1027 to 1150 Avg + 64%-77%
905 to 1027 Avg - 48%-64%
783 to 905 Reach 33%-48%
Less than 783 Low <33%
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MidlandU ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 


Applicants Submitting ACT 

ACT Scores for Midland University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 17
Math 25th Percentile 17
Composite 25th Percentile 19
ACT Scores for Midland University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 22
Math 75th Percentile 24
Composite 75th Percentile 23
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for students to get into MidlandU?

Score Range

The average ACT score for admitted students to MidlandU is 21, while the middle 50% of students (25th to 75th percentile) score between a 19 and 23.  The school ranks #9 in Nebraska for highest average ACT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

For the best chance of admission, you should have an ACT of 21. This will place you in solid competition against other applicants. At a minimum, you should aim for a 19 and score in the score in the top 56 percent nationally. The lowest ACT score likely to be admitted is a 17.

60 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Midland University.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Here are your predicted chances of getting into MidlandU for different ACT score ranges. A typical applicant with a 21 score has around 64% chance of getting in. Your odds increase to about 77% with a 23 ACT score.

Midland University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
23 and Above Good >77%
21 to 23 Avg + 64%-77%
19 to 21 Avg - 48%-64%
17 to 19 Reach 33%-48%
Less than 17 Low <33%
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High School Class Rank

57% of Midland University freshman are in the top half of their high school graduating class and 26% are in the top quarter.

High School Class Rank for admitted Midland University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 9%
Top 25% of class 26%
Top 50% of class 57%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.

Midland University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 897 794 1,691
Accepted 511 567 1,078
Acceptance Rate 57% 71% 64%
Enrolled 163 178 341
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 32% 31% 32%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Midland University is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

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

Admission Requirements Summary

Because MidlandU is moderately competitive, you have a strong chance of acceptance with the right GPA and test scores. If you have a 3.26 GPA, you have a very good likelihood of getting in. A 1030 on the SAT and 21 on the ACT will further lock in your application.

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181330 IPEDS survey data for Midland University.


Does Midland University prefer SAT or ACT?

11% of students submit their SAT scores to MidlandU. 60% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Midland University?

64% of those who apply are granted admission to MidlandU. 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 Midland University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 905 and 1150. The average SAT score is 1027. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Midland University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 23. The average ACT score is 21. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.