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Colleges / Mount Mary University

Mount Mary University

Milwaukee, WI 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate62%
Acceptance Rate62%

MMC Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to MMC, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

MMC Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of MMC's admissions stats.

MMC 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 14%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 7%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 53%
Waitlist No

Mount Mary University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Mount Mary University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Applying Early to MMC?

MMC does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Explore a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Mount Mary University

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to MMC

MMC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into MMC?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling 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 areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at MMC

What does MMC consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Talent/Ability Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Application Essay Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with MMC for more information on admission factors.

MMC Application Requirements

To apply to MMC, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with MMC'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) 2.5
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into MMC?

Students admitted to MMC have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

Out of all students that were admitted, 64% submitted a class rank. At MMC 14% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 74% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Mount Mary University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 0.54%
3.75 and 3.99 9.68%
3.50 and 3.74 15.59%
3.25 and 3.49 16.13%
3.00 and 3.24 17.74%
2.50 and 2.9 29.57%
2.00 and 2.49 10.22%

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to MMC directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

MMC looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

MMC 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 2022, 7% of MMC's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 53% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for MMC?

To be competitive with other MMC applicants, you should strive to earn between 880 and 1080 (or higher!) on the SAT. At MMC 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1080 and 25% of scored lower than 880, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of MMC students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 458 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of MMC students scored 563 or higher, and 75% scored a 458 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for MMC?

To be most competitive at MMC, you should strive to earn between 16 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for MMC's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for MMC students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Mount Mary University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to MMC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in MMC during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

MMC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to MMC?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to MMC.

Does MMC accept transfer credits?

✅ MMC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. MMC accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does MMC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ MMC accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to MMC?

✅ MMC is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is MMC's acceptance rate?

✅ MMC's acceptance rate is 62%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at MMC?

❌ MMC does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About MMC?

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MMC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into MMC? MMC is a somewhat selective institution. The MMC acceptance rate is 62%. This means that the institution accepts 62 out of every 100 applicants.


MMC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to MMC is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to MMC is Continuous processing.

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

MMC ACT Scores


ACT Range

16 - 21

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

21 and Above


16 to 21


16 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to MMC is 18. Students with an ACT score of 21 and above have a good chance of getting into MMC. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 21 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

MMC SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

880 - 1080


Math SAT Range

408 - 560


Reading SAT Range

458 - 563


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At MMC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.13. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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