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Methodist College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to Methodist College, the regular decision application deadline is July 23 and the fee for the application is $100.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Methodist College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Methodist College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.0
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 0%
Mean SAT Score 1042
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 4%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 0%

Applying Early to Methodist College?

Methodist College does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

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

Is Methodist College Hard To Get Into?

Methodist College is a slightly difficult school to get into. Methodist College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Methodist College accepted 88% of all applicants, around 7 of the 8 students who applied.

Schools that are slightly 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.

It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does Methodist College Look For in an Applicant?

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

Admissions Factors at Methodist College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important

Methodist College Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Methodist College must submit the following items. Double 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

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. At Methodist College 0% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 0% were in the top 25% and 100% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Methodist College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 40%
3.75 and 3.99 0%
3.50 and 3.74 0%
3.25 and 3.49 0%
3.00 and 3.24 50%
2.50 and 2.9 50%
2.00 and 2.49 0%

Methodist College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

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.

In 2021, 4% of Methodist College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 0% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Methodist College?

To be competitive with other Methodist College applicants, you should strive to earn 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.

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Transferring to Methodist College

For transfer students, it is slightly 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 and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Methodist College?

Methodist College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Methodist College's acceptance rate?

Methodist College's acceptance rate is 88%.

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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.



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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 ACT Scores


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Methodist College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

870 - 1130


Math SAT Range

450 - 560


Reading SAT Range

420 - 570

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1130 and Above


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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.

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