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Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

Marian University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Marian University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
67.6%
Admission Difficulty for Marian University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Marian University and can I get accepted? The school has a 68% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,138 out of 1,684 applicants were admitted making Marian University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 59 percent. Marian University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 31% 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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Marian University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1060-1140
Applicants Submitting SAT
1%
SAT Scores for Marian University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 520
SAT Composite 25th 1060
SAT Scores for Marian University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1140
Average SAT Score 1100

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

Marian University typically requires applicants to be in the top 49 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 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 1020. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. 1 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

Marian University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1140 and Above Good >78%
1100 to 1140 Avg + 68%-78%
1060 to 1100 Avg - 56%-68%
1020 to 1060 Reach 42%-56%
Less than 1020 Low <42%
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Marian University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
89%
ACT Scores for Marian University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Marian University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Marian University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 89 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Marian University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Marian University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >80%
19 to 22 Avg + 68%-80%
17 to 19 Avg - 58%-68%
15 to 17 Reach 48%-58%
Less than 15 Low <48%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.1
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Marian University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Marian University was 3.1 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Marian University accepts 68% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Marian University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 13% Good
3.50 to 3.75 12% Good
3.25 to 3.50 20% Good
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 18% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 16% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

High School Class Rank

69% of Marian University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Marian University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 7%
Top 25% of class 32%
Top 50% of class 69%
Bottom 50% of class 31%
Bottom 25% of class 11%

Admission Statistics

Marian University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,027 657 1,684
Accepted 714 424 1,138
Acceptance Rate 70% 65% 68%
Enrolled 226 126 352
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 32% 30% 31%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

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

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=239080 IPEDS survey data for Marian University.