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Malone University

Canton, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate78%
Acceptance Rate78%

Malone University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Malone University, the fee for the application costs $20.

Malone University Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Malone University's admissions stats.

Malone University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Mean SAT Score 1076
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 16.2%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 72.1%
Waitlist No

Malone University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Malone University.

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

Applying Early to Malone University?

Malone University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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Transferring to Malone University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Malone University

Malone University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Malone University Look For in an Applicant?

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 in the admissions process. 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Malone University

Wondering what factors are considered by Malone University 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
Character/Personal Qualities Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Important
Talent/Ability Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

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

Malone University Application Requirements

To apply to Malone University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Malone 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
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Malone University?

Students admitted to Malone University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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

Malone University considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Malone University is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 16.2% of Malone University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 72.1% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Malone University?

To be competitive with other Malone University applicants, you should aim to earn between 998 and 1148 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Malone University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1148 and 25% of scored lower than 998, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Malone University student is 1076.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Malone University students scored 587.5 or higher and 75% of students scored 482.5 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Malone University students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 482.5 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Malone University?

To be most competitive at Malone University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Malone University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Malone University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

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 Malone University

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

Transfer students can enroll in Malone University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Malone University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Malone University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Malone University.

Does Malone University accept transfer credits?

✅ Malone University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Malone University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Excelsior College Examinations

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

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

Do I have to submit test scores to Malone University?

❌ No, Malone University is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to to submit your test scores. If you have higher than average scores, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is Malone University's acceptance rate?

✅ Malone University's acceptance rate is 78%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Malone University?

❌ Malone University does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Malone University?

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Malone University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Malone University? Malone University is a somewhat selective institution. The Malone University acceptance rate is 78%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.


Malone University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Malone University is Continuous processing.

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

Malone University ACT Scores


ACT Range

18 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above


18 to 24


18 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Malone University is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Malone University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Malone University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

998 - 1148


Math SAT Range

510 - 588


Reading SAT Range

483 - 590

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1148 and Above


998 to 1148


998 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Malone University students is 1076. Applicants with SAT scores of 1148 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Malone University, while applicants with SAT scores between 998 to 1148 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 998 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Malone University.

Malone University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Malone University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.49. 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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