If you are considering submitting an application to Minnesota State University Moorhead, the application fee is $20.
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 fee waiver for their application.
Students who apply for Fall should hear back from Minnesota State University Moorhead by June 1.
|Minnesota State University Moorhead 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||12%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||2%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||96%|
Minnesota State University Moorhead 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 Minnesota State University Moorhead is moderately difficult.
In 2021, Minnesota State University Moorhead accepted 66% of students, around 2,436 of the 3,688 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Minnesota State University Moorhead, 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 they consider most important 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 stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not 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||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
Double check with Minnesota State University Moorhead's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
Students admitted to Minnesota State University Moorhead have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 82% submitted a class rank. At Minnesota State University Moorhead 12% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 35% were in the top 25% and 71% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Minnesota State University Moorhead, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||25.98%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.69%|
|3.25 and 3.49||15.64%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15.5%|
|2.50 and 2.9||11.87%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1.82%|
Minnesota State University Moorhead does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Minnesota State University Moorhead 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, 2% of Minnesota State University Moorhead's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 96% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Minnesota State University Moorhead, you should strive to earn between 19 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Minnesota State University Moorhead's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Minnesota State University Moorhead students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Minnesota State University Moorhead. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Minnesota State University Moorhead during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Minnesota State University Moorhead?
Students who are admitted to Minnesota State University Moorhead 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 Moorhead accept transfer credits?
Minnesota State University Moorhead accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Minnesota State University Moorhead accepts:
Does Minnesota State University Moorhead accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Minnesota State University Moorhead accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Minnesota State University Moorhead?
No, Minnesota State University Moorhead is test optional, so you can choose if you want to to include your test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you should strongly consider submitting them. If you scored lower than a school's average,, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
What is Minnesota State University Moorhead's acceptance rate?
Minnesota State University Moorhead's acceptance rate is 66%.
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How hard is it to get into Minnesota State University Moorhead? Minnesota State University Moorhead is a somewhat selective institution. The Minnesota State University Moorhead acceptance rate is 66%. This means that the institution accepts 66 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Minnesota State University Moorhead 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 Minnesota State University Moorhead is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Minnesota State University Moorhead. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Minnesota State University Moorhead, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.48. 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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