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MMC Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to MMC, 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 be eligible for an application fee waiver.

MMC Admissions Stats at a Glance

MMC 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 17%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered
Waitlist No

Considering Applying Early to MMC?

Mount Mary University 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.

How To Get Into Mount Mary University

It is moderately difficult to get into MMC. MMC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, MMC accepted 53% of students, around 687 of the 1,296 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like MMC, 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.

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What's Most Important to Get In to MMC?

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 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 shine.

Admissions Factors at MMC

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

MMC Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to MMC must submit the following items. Double check 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 of High School Record

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 17% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 41% were in the top 25% and 73% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Mount Mary University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 64%
3.75 and 3.99 10.07%
3.50 and 3.74 12.95%
3.25 and 3.49 15.11%
3.00 and 3.24 17.99%
2.50 and 2.9 32.27%
2.00 and 2.49 10.07%

MMC doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

MMC 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 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
  • ACE recommendations for 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. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is MMC's acceptance rate?

MMC's acceptance rate is 53%.

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MMC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

53%

How hard is it to get into MMC? MMC is a somewhat selective institution. The MMC acceptance rate is 53%. This means that the institution accepts 53 out of every 100 applicants.

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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

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MMC GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.11

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At MMC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.11. 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

1,218

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

53%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$32,760

Out-of-State

$32,760

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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