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Methodist College

Peoria, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate88%

Methodist College Admissions

Methodist College is not difficult to get into. Around 88% of applicants get into Methodist College each year. Out of 8 applications received in 2023, 7 students were offered admission.

If you want to apply to Methodist College, the regular decision application deadline is July 23 and the fee for the application costs $100.

Methodist College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Methodist College's admissions stats.

Methodist College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.0
Mean SAT Score 1042
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 4%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 0%
Waitlist No

Methodist College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Methodist College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 7 23

Applying Early to Methodist College?

Methodist College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Methodist College Admissions

How Difficult Is It To Get Admitted to Methodist College?

It is not difficult to get into Methodist College. Methodist College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Methodist College accepted 88% of students, about 7 from the 8 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Methodist College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to Methodist College

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Methodist College

Methodist College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Methodist College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important 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 areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Methodist College

Wondering what factors are considered by Methodist College 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
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important

Make sure to check with Methodist College for more information on admission factors.

Methodist College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Methodist College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Methodist College'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) 2.5
Other Requirements 2.0 Transfer GPA for transfer students
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Methodist College?

Students admitted to Methodist College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.

Out of all students that were admitted, 40% submitted a class rank. and 100% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Methodist College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA
3.75 and 3.99
3.50 and 3.74
3.25 and 3.49
3.00 and 3.24 50%
2.50 and 2.9 50%
2.00 and 2.49

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Methodist College directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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

Methodist College does not have 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. 0% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Methodist College?

To be competitive with other Methodist College applicants, you should strive to score between 870 and 1130 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Methodist College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1130 and 25% of scored lower than 870, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Methodist College student is 1042.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Methodist College students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 420 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Methodist College students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 420 or higher.

More Information on Transferring to Methodist College

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Methodist College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is July 23.

Transfer students can enroll in Methodist College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Methodist College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Methodist College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Methodist College.

Does Methodist College accept transfer credits?

✅ Methodist College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Methodist College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Does Methodist College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Methodist College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Methodist College?

✅ Methodist College is not test optional.

What is Methodist College's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Methodist College is 88%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Methodist College?

❌ Methodist College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Methodist College?

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Methodist College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Methodist College? Methodist College is a less selective institution. The Methodist College acceptance rate is 88%. This means that the institution accepts 87 out of every 100 applicants.


Methodist College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 23

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 23

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Methodist College is Jul 23.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Methodist College is Jul 23.

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

Methodist College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

870 - 1130


Math SAT Range

450 - 560


Reading SAT Range

420 - 570

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1130 and Above


870 to 1130


870 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Methodist College students is 1042. Applicants with SAT scores of 1130 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Methodist College, while applicants with SAT scores between 870 to 1130 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 870 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Methodist College.

Methodist College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Methodist College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.95. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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