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Morgan State University

Baltimore, MD 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate87%

About Morgan State University

Morgan State University is a public, state university in the city of Baltimore, Maryland. Morgan State University was founded in 1867. The college currently enrolls around 8,564 students per year, including 7,133 undergraduates.

Morgan State University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Morgan State University. Around 87% of applicants get into Morgan State University each year. Out of 15,564 applications received in 2022, 13,557 students were offered admission.

Morgan State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 87%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.1
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 8%

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Morgan State University is located in the city of Baltimore, Maryland, near Baltimore and Washington DC.

If you are interested in seeing Morgan State University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 and Interstate 695 to Baltimore, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall.

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College Info

1700 East Cold Spring Lane Baltimore, MD 21251

Campus Setting: Urban

Morgan State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Apr 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Morgan State University is Apr 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Morgan State University is Apr 15.

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Morgan State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

860 - 1070


Math SAT Range

440 - 550


Reading SAT Range

410 - 530

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1070 and Above


860 to 1070


860 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Morgan State University students is 964. Applicants with SAT scores of 1070 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Morgan State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 860 to 1070 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 860 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Morgan State University.

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Wondering what life at Morgan State University is like? There are approximately 8,564 students enrolled at Morgan State University, including 7,133 undergraduate students and 1,431 graduate students. 88% percent of students attend school full-time, 59% percent are from MD and 41% percent of students are from other states.


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