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Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York

Brooklyn, NY 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate59%
Acceptance Rate59%

MEC Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to MEC, the fee for the application is $65.

MEC Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

MEC 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 90%
Waitlist No

Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York.

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

Applying Early to MEC?

MEC does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York Admissions

Is MEC Hard To Get Into?

Getting into MEC is not competitive. MEC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, MEC accepted 59% of all applicants, around 1,564 of the 2,656 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like MEC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to nursing program is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to MEC

MEC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does MEC Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining 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 MEC

What does MEC 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 Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered

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

MEC 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to MEC, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with MEC'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)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into MEC?

MEC has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

MEC looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

MEC 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, 90% of MEC's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application.

What is a Good SAT Score for MEC?

What is a Good ACT Score for MEC?

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More Information on Transferring to Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to MEC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in MEC during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

MEC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to MEC?

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

Do I have to submit test scores to MEC?

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

What is MEC's acceptance rate?

✅ MEC's acceptance rate is 59%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at MEC?

❌ MEC does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About MEC?

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MEC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into MEC? MEC is a open admission institution. The MEC acceptance rate is 59%. This means that the institution accepts 58 out of every 100 applicants.


MEC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

MEC ACT Scores


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MEC SAT Scores


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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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