Chances of getting into Marymount Manhattan College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Marymount Manhattan College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into MMC and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate ranking it #0 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,360 out of 5,482 applicants were admitted making Marymount Manhattan College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 52 percent. Marymount Manhattan College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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MMC SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Marymount Manhattan College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 520
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 990
SAT Scores for Marymount Manhattan College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 660
SAT Math 75th 610
SAT Composite 75th 1270
Average SAT Score 1130

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Marymount Manhattan College?

Marymount Manhattan College typically requires applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 850. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. The school ranks #70 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. 10 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Marymount Manhattan College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1270 and Above Good >87%
1130 to 1270 Avg + 80%-87%
990 to 1130 Avg - 70%-80%
850 to 990 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 850 Low <58%
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MMC ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Marymount Manhattan College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for Marymount Manhattan College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 30
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 27
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into MMC?

Admission data indicates that MMC 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 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #0 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 33 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Marymount Manhattan College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Marymount Manhattan College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >87%
24 to 27 Avg + 80%-87%
21 to 24 Avg - 70%-80%
18 to 21 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 18 Low <58%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You will need above average high school grades to get into Marymount Manhattan College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Marymount Manhattan College was 3.39 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #0 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.39 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as MMC accepts 80% of all applicants.

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Admission Statistics

Marymount Manhattan College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,313 1,169 5,482
Accepted 3,515 845 4,360
Acceptance Rate 81% 72% 80%
Enrolled 436 110 546
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 12% 13% 13%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Marymount Manhattan College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Marymount Manhattan College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education IPEDS survey data for Marymount Manhattan College.