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Marymount University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Marymount University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
92.3%
Admission Difficulty for Marymount University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Marymount University and can I get accepted? The school has a 92% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,228 out of 2,415 applicants were admitted making Marymount University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 54 percent. Marymount University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Marymount University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1040-1210
Applicants Submitting SAT
51%
SAT Scores for Marymount University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 530
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1040
SAT Scores for Marymount University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1210
Average SAT Score 1130

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

Marymount University typically requires applicants to be in the top 53 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1040 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 950. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. 51 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 University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >95%
1125 to 1210 Avg + 92%-95%
1040 to 1125 Avg - 87%-92%
955 to 1040 Reach 80%-87%
Less than 955 Low <80%
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Marymount University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
19-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
15%
ACT Scores for Marymount University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Marymount University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Marymount University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. 15 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Marymount University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Marymount University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >96%
21 to 24 Avg + 92%-96%
19 to 21 Avg - 88%-92%
17 to 19 Reach 83%-88%
Less than 17 Low <83%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.23
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Marymount University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Marymount University was 3.23 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.23 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Marymount University accepts 92% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Marymount University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 16% Good
3.50 to 3.75 17% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 24% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 22% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 5% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

78% of Marymount University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Marymount University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 22%
Top 25% of class 44%
Top 50% of class 78%
Bottom 50% of class 22%
Bottom 25% of class 6%

Admission Statistics

Marymount University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,671 742 2,415
Accepted 1,556 670 2,228
Acceptance Rate 93% 90% 92%
Enrolled 268 137 405
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 20% 18%

Admission Requirements

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

Marymount University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Marymount University
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=232706 IPEDS survey data for Marymount University.