If you want to apply to Middle Tennessee State University, the application fee is $25.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|Middle Tennessee State University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Mean SAT Score||1095|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||7%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||90%|
Middle Tennessee State University 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.
Getting into Middle Tennessee State University is moderately difficult. Middle Tennessee State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Middle Tennessee State University accepted 71% of students, around 8,568 of the 12,143 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Middle Tennessee State University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. 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 put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Middle Tennessee State University must submit the following items. Double check with Middle Tennessee State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Middle Tennessee State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Middle Tennessee State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||22.85%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.81%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.99%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12.46%|
|2.50 and 2.9||9.43%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1.68%|
Middle Tennessee State University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Middle Tennessee State University 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, 7% of Middle Tennessee State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 90% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Middle Tennessee State University applicants, you should strive to earn between 990 and 1200 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Middle Tennessee State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1200 and 25% of scored lower than 990, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Middle Tennessee State University student is 1095.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Middle Tennessee State University students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Middle Tennessee State University students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Middle Tennessee State University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Middle Tennessee State University'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 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Middle Tennessee State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Middle Tennessee State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Middle Tennessee State University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Middle Tennessee State University?
Students who are admitted to Middle Tennessee State University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Middle Tennessee State University accept transfer credits?
Middle Tennessee State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Middle Tennessee State University accepts:
Does Middle Tennessee State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Middle Tennessee State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Middle Tennessee State University?
Middle Tennessee State University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Middle Tennessee State University's acceptance rate?
Middle Tennessee State University's acceptance rate is 71%.
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How hard is it to get into Middle Tennessee State University? Middle Tennessee State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Middle Tennessee State University acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 70 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Middle Tennessee State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Middle Tennessee State University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Middle Tennessee State University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Middle Tennessee State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1200 and Above
990 to 1200
990 and Less
The median SAT score for Middle Tennessee State University students is 1095. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Middle Tennessee State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 990 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 990 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Middle Tennessee State University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Middle Tennessee State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.57. 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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