Marshall University Admissions

The application fee is $40 for applying undergraduate school and $40 for graduate school at Marshall University. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$40
Admission Information
Online Application
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 86.89% and yield is 31.56%. 2,729 men and 3,722 women applied to Marshall University and 2,334 men and 3,271 women students were accepted. Among them, 737 men and 1,032 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2019). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Ratio 86.89%85.53%87.88%
Yield 31.56%31.58%31.55%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, 1,333 students (75% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,474 students (83%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 590 and 25th percentile is 480. The SAT Math score is 560 (75th) and 460 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 74 (75th percentile) and 74 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing480590
SAT Math460560
ACT Composite1925
ACT Math1724
ACT English1925
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Marshall University are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,080, ACT: 61 - Public Master's College and University (larger programs)).

Application Requirements

Marshall University requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript) and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, Next table summarizes Marshall University application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see Marshall University online application page .
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Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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