If you are planning on applying to Muskingum University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here is an overiew of some of Muskingum University's admissions stats.
|Muskingum University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||13%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for Muskingum University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Muskingum University does not offer early decision or early action.
Muskingum University is a moderately difficult school to get into. Muskingum University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Muskingum University accepted 86% of all applicants, approximately 2,144 from the 2,504 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Muskingum 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.
Muskingum University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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.
What does Muskingum 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||Important|
Make sure to check with Muskingum University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Muskingum University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Muskingum 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||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.03|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Muskingum University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4. Muskingum University considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.
Out of all students that were admitted, 74.2% submitted a class rank. At Muskingum University 13% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 69% were in the top 50%.
At Muskingum University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||20.5%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.6%|
|3.25 and 3.49||16.2%|
|3.00 and 3.24||13.4%|
|2.50 and 2.9||17.4%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3.1%|
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 Muskingum University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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.
Muskingum University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Muskingum 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 Muskingum University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Muskingum University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Muskingum University?
❌ Students who are admitted to Muskingum University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Muskingum University accept transfer credits?
✅ Muskingum University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Muskingum University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit
Does Muskingum University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Muskingum University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Muskingum University?
✅ Muskingum University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Muskingum University's acceptance rate?
✅ Muskingum University's acceptance rate is 86%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Muskingum University?
❌ Muskingum University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Muskingum University? Muskingum University is a somewhat selective institution. The Muskingum University acceptance rate is 86%. This means that the institution accepts 85 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Muskingum University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Muskingum 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 Muskingum University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.42. 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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