If you are thinking about applying to Mississippi University for Women, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|Mississippi University for Women 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||24%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||1%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||99%|
Mississippi University for Women 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.
Mississippi University for Women is a moderately difficult school to get into. Mississippi University for Women evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Mississippi University for Women accepted 98% of all applicants, around 571 of the 585 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Mississippi University for Women, 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. Admissions to nursing BSN is program very difficult.
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 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||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||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Mississippi University for Women must submit the following items. Double check with Mississippi University for Women'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|
|Other Requirements||√||rank in upper 50% of high school class|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Mississippi University for Women have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 56% submitted a class rank. At Mississippi University for Women 24% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 54% were in the top 25% and 84% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Mississippi University for Women, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Mississippi University for Women considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Mississippi University for Women 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 2019, 1% of Mississippi University for Women's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 99% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Mississippi University for Women students scored 580 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Mississippi University for Women students scored 530 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Mississippi University for Women, you should strive to earn between 18 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Mississippi University for Women'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 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Mississippi University for Women students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Mississippi University for Women. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Mississippi University for Women during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Mississippi University for Women?
Students who are admitted to Mississippi University for Women must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Mississippi University for Women accept transfer credits?
Mississippi University for Women accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Mississippi University for Women accepts:
Does Mississippi University for Women accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Mississippi University for Women accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Mississippi University for Women?
Mississippi University for Women is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Mississippi University for Women's acceptance rate?
Mississippi University for Women's acceptance rate is 98%.
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How hard is it to get into Mississippi University for Women? Mississippi University for Women is a somewhat selective institution. The Mississippi University for Women acceptance rate is 98%. This means that the institution accepts 97 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mississippi University for Women is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mississippi University for Women 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 Mississippi University for Women is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Mississippi University for Women. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Mississippi University for Women, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.49. 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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