Overall, Messiah College is a somewhat selective school. Around 2,530 applications are received by Messiah College annually. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 79 percent which equals 1,996 students who passed the admission process of the school. But, when the year starts, only about 650 or 32% of the applicants who received the letter of acceptance from Messiah College decide to attend. The institution’s application data shows that 39 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 60 percent who are women. When the semester starts, about 61 percent of those accepted women enrolled at Messiah College and 38 percent were men.

Applicants are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Messiah College when applying. Usually, an ACT score between 23 - 29 or an SAT score between 1,080 - 1,310 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. Messiah College’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To apply at Messiah College, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that applicants have the completion of college-preparatory program, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
2,530
Male 1,008
Female 1,522

 

Acceptance
1,996
Male 780
Female 1,216

 

Enrollment Total
647
Male 246
Female 401


Acceptance Rate
78.9%
Male
77.4%
Female
79.9%

 

Yield
32.4%
Male
31.5%
Female
33%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

$30



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
    Secondary school rank

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