Overall, Marshall University is known for being a non selective selective school. The institution receives approximately 6,500 applications each year from prospective students. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it is around 87 percent which is equal 5,605 students being accepted to the institution. Annually, 32 percent of the 5,610 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Marshall University chose to enroll. Based on the institution’s application data, 42% of the students were men while 57% were women, however, after being accepted, only 58 percent of the women decided to study at Marshall University as compared to 41 percent of men who decided to enroll. First-year students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Marshall University when filling out the application. In most cases, accepted students have test scores in the range of 19 - 25 for ACT or 940 - 1,150 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. Marshall University’s undergraduate application fee is $40. To apply to Marshall University, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students have completions of a college-preparatory program.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,451
Male 2,729
Female 3,722

 

Acceptance
5,605
Male 2,334
Female 3,271

 

Enrollment Total
1,769
Male 737
Female 1,032


Acceptance Rate
86.9%
Male
85.5%
Female
87.9%

 

Yield
31.6%
Male
31.6%
Female
31.6%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$40



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program

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