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Central Methodist University

Fayette, MO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate99%
Acceptance Rate99%

About Central Methodist University

Central Methodist University is a private, religious institution in the town of Fayette, Missouri. Central Methodist University was founded in 1854 and enrolls 1,144 undergrads and no graduate students.

Central Methodist University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Central Methodist University. In 2022, Central Methodist University accepted 99% of applicants. In 2022, 1,345 students applied to Central Methodist University and 1,331 were admitted.

Central Methodist University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 99%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 9%

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Central Methodist University is locatedin Fayette, Missouri,.

If you want to see Central Methodist University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 to Fayette, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Columbia Regional.

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College Info

411 Central Methodist Square Fayette, MO 65248-1198

Campus Setting: Small Town

Central Methodist University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Central Methodist University is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Central Methodist University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

900 - 1120


Math SAT Range

460 - 565


Reading SAT Range

448 - 553

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Central Methodist University is like? There are approximately 1,144 students enrolled at Central Methodist University. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 73% percent are from MO and 27% percent of students are from other states.


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