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Colleges / Marion Military Institute

Marion Military Institute

Marion, AL 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate57%

Marion Military Institute Admissions

Marion Military Institute is moderately difficult to get into. Marion Military Institute admitted 58% of all applicants in 2021. Last year, 1,000 students applied to Marion Military Institute and 575 were admitted.

If you are considering submitting an application to Marion Military Institute, the fee for the application is $30.

Marion Military Institute Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Marion Military Institute's admissions stats.

Marion Military Institute 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 42%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 70%
Waitlist No

Marion Military Institute Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Marion Military Institute.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Applying Early to Marion Military Institute?

Marion Military Institute does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Marion Military Institute

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Marion Military Institute

Marion Military Institute has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Marion Military Institute Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Marion Military Institute

What does Marion Military Institute consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Level of Applicant's Interest Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Academic GPA Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
First Generation Considered

Make sure to check with Marion Military Institute for more information on admission factors.

Marion Military Institute 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Marion Military Institute, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Marion Military Institute's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Other Requirements ACT/SAT, Immunization
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Marion Military Institute?

Marion Military Institute has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Marion Military Institute has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 42% of Marion Military Institute's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 70% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Marion Military Institute students scored 650 or higher and 75% of students scored 560 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Marion Military Institute students scored 650 or higher, and 75% scored a 560 or higher.

To be most competitive at Marion Military Institute, you should strive to earn between 18 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Marion Military Institute's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Marion Military Institute students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

More Information on Transferring to Marion Military Institute

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Marion Military Institute. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Marion Military Institute during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Marion Military Institute Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Marion Military Institute?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Marion Military Institute.

Does Marion Military Institute accept transfer credits?

✅ Marion Military Institute accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Marion Military Institute accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Do I have to submit test scores to Marion Military Institute?

❌ No, Marion Military Institute is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application.

What is Marion Military Institute's acceptance rate?

✅ Marion Military Institute's acceptance rate is 58%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Marion Military Institute?

❌ Marion Military Institute does not offer early decision.

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Marion Military Institute Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Marion Military Institute? Marion Military Institute is a somewhat selective institution. The Marion Military Institute acceptance rate is 57%. This means that the institution accepts 57 out of every 100 applicants.


Marion Military Institute Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Marion Military Institute is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Marion Military Institute is Continuous processing.

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

Marion Military Institute SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

540 - 650


Reading SAT Range

560 - 650

Marion Military Institute GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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