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Mount Mary College Admission Requirements

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Chances of getting into Mount Mary College

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
53%
Admission Difficulty for Mount Mary College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Extremely Easy 
Applicant Competition Average 
How hard is it to get into Mount Mary College and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Mount Mary College is 53%.  It ranks #1 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Mount Mary College is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 687 out of 1,296 applicants were admitted.

The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 75 percent (SAT 925/1160 ACT 16/20). Mount Mary College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.11. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 20% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Mount Mary College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 95% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Mount Mary College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
925-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT 
-
SAT Scores for Mount Mary College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 455
SAT Composite 25th 925
SAT Scores for Mount Mary College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 620
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1040

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Mount Mary College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 925 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 810. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. Mount Mary College ranks #13 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Mount Mary College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1160 and Above Good >68%
1042 to 1160 Avg + 53%-68%
925 to 1042 Avg - 37%-53%
808 to 925 Reach 24%-37%
Less than 808 Low <24%
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Mount Mary College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
16-20 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
95%
ACT Scores for Mount Mary College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Mount Mary College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 19
ACT Composite 75th 20
Average ACT Score 18

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Mount Mary College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #29 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Mount Mary College.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Mount Mary College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
20 and Above Good >68%
18 to 20 Avg + 53%-68%
16 to 18 Avg - 37%-53%
14 to 16 Reach 24%-37%
Less than 14 Low <24%
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Mount Mary College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.11
Typical High School Grades 
B

What GPA do you need to get into Mount Mary College?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Mount Mary College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Mount Mary College was 3.11 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #31 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Mount Mary College accepts 53% of students who apply.

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High School GPA's for admitted Mount Mary College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 1.54% Good
3.75 to 3.99 10.07% Good
3.50 to 3.74 12.95% Good
3.25 to 3.49 15.11% Avg +
3.00 to 3.24 17.99% Avg -
2.50 to 2.99 32.27% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 10.07% Low
1.00 to 1.99 0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

73% of Mount Mary College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Mount Mary College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 17%
Top 25% of class 41%
Top 50% of class 73%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Mount Mary College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,293 3 1,296
Accepted 687 0 687
Acceptance Rate 53% 0% 53%
Enrolled 139 0 139
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 20% ? 20%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Application Fee

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

Application Requirements

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

Mount Mary 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 Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Mount Mary College
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=239390 IPEDS survey data for Mount Mary College.

FAQs

Does Mount Mary College prefer SAT or ACT?

95% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Mount Mary College?

53% of those who apply are granted admission to Mount Mary College. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Mount Mary College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 925 and 1160. 0% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Mount Mary College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 20. 95% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.