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Maryville College Admission Requirements

Maryville, Tennessee

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Chances of getting into Maryville College

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
62%
Admission Difficulty for Maryville College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionLow
How hard is it to get into Maryville College and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Maryville College is 62%.  It ranks #15 in Tennessee for lowest rate of acceptance. Maryville College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 1,441 out of 2,320 applicants were admitted.

The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 65 percent (SAT 880/1160 ACT 20/28). Maryville College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.58. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Maryville College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 18% of students submitted SAT scores and 90% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Maryville College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
880-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT
18%
SAT Scores for Maryville College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 430
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 880
SAT Scores for Maryville College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1020

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Maryville College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 81 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 880 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 740. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1020 out of 1600. Maryville College ranks #25 in Tennessee for highest average SAT composite score. 18 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Maryville College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1160 and Above Good >74%
1020 to 1160 Avg + 62%-74%
880 to 1020 Avg - 49%-62%
740 to 880 Reach 36%-49%
Less than 740 Low <36%
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Maryville College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
20-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
90%
ACT Scores for Maryville College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Maryville College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 30
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 28
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Maryville College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 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 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 in Tennessee for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 90 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Maryville College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Maryville College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >74%
24 to 28 Avg + 62%-74%
20 to 24 Avg - 49%-62%
16 to 20 Reach 36%-49%
Less than 16 Low <36%
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Maryville College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. Weighted High School GPA
3.58
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Maryville College?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Maryville College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Maryville College was 3.58 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #15 in Tennessee for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Maryville College accepts 62% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

52% of Maryville College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Maryville College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 29%
Top 25% of class 52%
Top 50% of class 81%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

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Admission Statistics

Maryville College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,321 999 2,320
Accepted 833 608 1,441
Acceptance Rate 63% 61% 62%
Enrolled 139 132 271
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 22% 19%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Maryville College is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Maryville College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Maryville College Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Considered but not required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Maryville College
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=220710 IPEDS survey data for Maryville College.

FAQs

Does Maryville College prefer SAT or ACT?

18% of students submit their SAT scores to Maryville College. 90% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Maryville College?

62% of those who apply are granted admission to Maryville College. Admission competition is low and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Maryville College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 880 and 1160. 18% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Maryville College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 28. 90% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.