If you are considering submitting an application to Truman State University, 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.
|Truman State University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.8|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||56.86%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||10.2%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||91.6%|
Truman 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.
It is moderately difficult to get into Truman State University. Truman State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Truman State University accepted 63% of all applicants, around 2,877 of the 4,595 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Truman 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.
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 decides 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 choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Truman State University must submit the following items. Double check with Truman State University'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)||3|
|Other Requirements||√||activities list/resume|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Truman State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.8.
Out of all students that were admitted, 94.21% submitted a class rank. At Truman State University 56.86% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 82.27% were in the top 25% and 97.28% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Truman State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Truman State University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Truman 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.
In 2021, 10.2% of Truman State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 91.6% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Truman State University students scored 670 or higher and 75% of students scored 580 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Truman State University students scored 680 or higher, and 75% scored a 580 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Truman State University, you should strive to earn between 24 and 31 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 31 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Truman State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 31, and three out of four students scored lower than 31 on the ACT.
A 24 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Truman State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 24.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Truman State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Truman State University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Truman State University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Truman State University.
Does Truman State University accept transfer credits?
Truman State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Truman State University accepts:
Does Truman State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Truman State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Truman State University?
Truman State University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Truman State University's acceptance rate?
Truman State University's acceptance rate is 63%.
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How hard is it to get into Truman State University? Truman State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Truman State University acceptance rate is 63%. This means that the institution accepts 62 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Truman State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Truman 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 Truman State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.82. 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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