If you are considering submitting an application to Southeast Missouri State University, the regular decision application deadline is July 1 and 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.
Students who apply for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than September 1.
|Southeast Missouri State University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||18%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
Southeast Missouri State 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.
Southeast Missouri State University is a moderately difficult school to get into. Southeast Missouri State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Southeast Missouri State University accepted 93% of all applicants, around 4,546 of the 4,871 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Southeast Missouri State University, 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.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||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||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Southeast Missouri State University must submit the following items. Double check with Southeast Missouri State University'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)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Southeast Missouri State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 65% submitted a class rank. At Southeast Missouri State University 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 46% were in the top 25% and 78% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Southeast Missouri State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||20%|
|3.50 and 3.74||18%|
|3.25 and 3.49||16%|
|3.00 and 3.24||11%|
|2.50 and 2.9||12%|
|2.00 and 2.49||4%|
Southeast Missouri State University doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Southeast Missouri State University 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Southeast Missouri State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Southeast Missouri State University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Southeast Missouri State University?
Students who are admitted to Southeast Missouri State University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Southeast Missouri State University accept transfer credits?
Southeast Missouri State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Southeast Missouri State University accepts:
Does Southeast Missouri State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Southeast Missouri State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Southeast Missouri State University?
Southeast Missouri State University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Southeast Missouri State University's acceptance rate?
Southeast Missouri State University's acceptance rate is 93%.
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How hard is it to get into Southeast Missouri State University? Southeast Missouri State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Southeast Missouri State University acceptance rate is 93%. This means that the institution accepts 93 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southeast Missouri State University is Jul 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southeast Missouri State University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Southeast Missouri State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.53. 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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