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Colleges / Minnesota State University Mankato

Minnesota State University Mankato Admissions

If you want to apply to Minnesota State University Mankato, the application fee costs $20. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Applying Early to Minnesota State University Mankato?

Minnesota State University Mankato 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.

What Does Minnesota State University Mankato 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 in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Minnesota State University Mankato

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Not Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Important
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Not Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Not Considered
Application Essay Not Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Not Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Important
Volunteer Work Not Considered

Minnesota State University Mankato Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Minnesota State University Mankato must submit the following items. Double check with Minnesota State University Mankato'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)
Other Requirements personal statement, letter and senior grades
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Minnesota State University Mankato?

Students admitted to Minnesota State University Mankato have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 73% submitted a class rank. At Minnesota State University Mankato 6.7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 27.1% were in the top 25% and 68.2% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Minnesota State University Mankato, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 73%
3.75 and 3.99 16.7%
3.50 and 3.74 18.8%
3.25 and 3.49 19.9%
3.00 and 3.24 19.2%
2.50 and 2.9 14.8%
2.00 and 2.49 1.5%
Minnesota State University Mankato doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Minnesota State University Mankato is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to Minnesota State University MankatoTransfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Minnesota State University Mankato during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Minnesota State University Mankato Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Minnesota State University Mankato?

Students who are admitted to Minnesota State University Mankato must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..

Does Minnesota State University Mankato accept transfer credits?

Minnesota State University Mankato accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Minnesota State University Mankato accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

Does Minnesota State University Mankato accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

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Do I have to submit test scores to Minnesota State University Mankato?

Minnesota State University Mankato. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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Minnesota State University Mankato Admissions Requirements

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Minnesota State University Mankato Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Minnesota State University Mankato is Continuous processing.

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

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Minnesota State University Mankato GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.4

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Minnesota State University Mankato, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.4. 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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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

14,297

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

63%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,601

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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