Overall, Marshall University is known for being a non selective school. The institution receives approximately 5,000 applications each year from prospective students. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it is around 91 percent which is equal 4,519 students being accepted to the institution. Annually, 37 percent of the 4,520 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Marshall University chose to enroll. Based on the institution’s application data, 43% of the students were men while 56% were women, however, after being accepted, only 57 percent of the women decided to study at Marshall University as compared to 42 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 910 - 1,130 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 the completion of 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 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
4,987
Male 2,151
Female 2,836

 

Acceptance
4,519
Male 1,915
Female 2,604

 

Enrollment Total
1,681
Male 719
Female 962


Acceptance Rate
90.6%
Male
89%
Female
91.8%

 

Yield
37.2%
Male
37.6%
Female
36.9%


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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