If you are planning on applying to Methodist University, the fee for the application costs $50.
Students who apply to Methodist University for fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than September 1.
The following is an overiew of some of Methodist University's admissions stats.
|Methodist University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||13%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||14%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||18%|
These are the application deadlines for Methodist University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Methodist University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Methodist University directly for more information about early applications.
➡️ Explore a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Methodist University is a moderately difficult school to get into.
In 2021, Methodist University accepted 79% of all applicants, about 2,290 of the 2,914 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Methodist 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.
Methodist University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. 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.
What does Methodist University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with Methodist University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Methodist University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Methodist 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)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Methodist University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 77% submitted a class rank. At Methodist University 13% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 75% were in the top 50%.
At Methodist University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||16%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15%|
|3.25 and 3.49||10%|
|3.00 and 3.24||18%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Methodist University directly.
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.
Methodist University considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Methodist University 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, 14% of Methodist University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 18% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Methodist University applicants, you should aim to earn between 1130 and 1230 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Methodist University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1230 and 25% of scored lower than 1130, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Methodist University students scored 620 or higher and 75% of students scored 550 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Methodist University students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 550 or higher.
To be most competitive at Methodist University, you should strive to earn between 22 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Methodist University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Methodist University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Methodist University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Methodist University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Methodist University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Methodist University.
Does Methodist University accept transfer credits?
✅ Methodist University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Methodist University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Methodist University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Methodist University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Methodist University?
✅ Methodist University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Methodist University's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Methodist University is 79%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Methodist University?
🟨 Methodist University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
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How hard is it to get into Methodist University? Methodist University is a somewhat selective institution. The Methodist University acceptance rate is 79%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Methodist University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Methodist University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
27 and Above
22 to 27
22 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Methodist University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Methodist University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Methodist University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.58. 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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