Check in with Milwaukee School of Engineering's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.
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.
Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from Milwaukee School of Engineering by October 1.
|Milwaukee School of Engineering 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.7|
|Admissions Test Policy||Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||24%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||82%|
Milwaukee School of Engineering 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.
Milwaukee School of Engineering is a moderately difficult school to get into. Milwaukee School of Engineering evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Milwaukee School of Engineering accepted 60% of students, around 2,439 of the 4,059 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Milwaukee School of Engineering, 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.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
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 prioritize the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
Double check with Milwaukee School of Engineering's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
Students admitted to Milwaukee School of Engineering have an average unweighted GPA of 3.7.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Milwaukee School of Engineering, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||30%|
|3.50 and 3.74||20%|
|3.25 and 3.49||11%|
|3.00 and 3.24||7%|
|2.50 and 2.9||4%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0%|
Milwaukee School of Engineering considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Milwaukee School of Engineering 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, 24% of Milwaukee School of Engineering's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 82% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Milwaukee School of Engineering applicants, you should strive to earn between 1190 and 1350 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Milwaukee School of Engineering 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1350 and 25% of scored lower than 1190, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
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To be most competitive at Milwaukee School of Engineering, you should strive to earn between 25 and 30 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 30 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Milwaukee School of Engineering's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 30, and three out of four students scored lower than 30 on the ACT.
A 25 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Milwaukee School of Engineering students. Only one out of every four students scored below 25.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Milwaukee School of Engineering. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Milwaukee School of Engineering during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Milwaukee School of Engineering?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Milwaukee School of Engineering.
Does Milwaukee School of Engineering accept transfer credits?
Milwaukee School of Engineering accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Milwaukee School of Engineering accepts:
Does Milwaukee School of Engineering accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Milwaukee School of Engineering does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Milwaukee School of Engineering?
No, Milwaukee School of Engineering 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 you scored lower than a school's average,, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
What is Milwaukee School of Engineering's acceptance rate?
Milwaukee School of Engineering's acceptance rate is 60%.
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How hard is it to get into Milwaukee School of Engineering? Milwaukee School of Engineering is a somewhat selective institution. The Milwaukee School of Engineering acceptance rate is 60%. This means that the institution accepts 60 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Milwaukee School of Engineering is Sep 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Milwaukee School of Engineering is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Milwaukee School of Engineering, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.72. 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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