Overall, Marshall University is known for being a non selective school. The institution receives approximately 5,600 applications each year from prospective students. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it is around 98 percent which is equal 5,489 students being accepted to the institution. Annually, 29 percent of the 5,490 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Marshall University chose to enroll. Based on the institution’s application data, 40% of the students were men while 59% 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 18 - 24 for ACT or 980 - 1,190 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment. 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

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Student SAT Scores

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75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
5,602
Male 2,251
Female 3,351

 

Acceptance
5,489
Male 2,192
Female 3,297

 

Enrollment Total
1,591
Male 662
Female 929


Acceptance Rate
98%
Male
97.4%
Female
98.4%

 

Yield
29%
Male
30.2%
Female
28.2%


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 enrollment

    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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