The school is known for being a fairly selective school. The school receives approximately 2,100 applications each year. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 60 percent which equates to about 1,300 students being accepted to the institution. Every year, about 27 percent of the 1,300 students who received the acceptance letter from Southwest Minnesota State University made the decision to attend. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 43% and 56% for males and females respectively. However, of the freshmen enrolled, 55% were typically women chose Southwest Minnesota State University after receiving the acceptance letter and 44% were men.

First-year students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Southwest Minnesota State University when applying. Most often, accepted students have test scores in the range of 17 - 23 for ACT or 865 - 1,030 for SAT. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Southwest Minnesota State University’s undergraduate application fee is $20. To apply at Southwest Minnesota State University, you are required to send these required documents: ACT/SAT scores. The institution highly suggests that students who are applying have the completion of college-preparatory program, Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.), Secondary school GPA, Secondary school rank, and Secondary school record.

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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
2,133
Male 935
Female 1,198

 

Acceptance
1,287
Male 559
Female 728

 

Enrollment Total
349
Male 157
Female 192


Acceptance Rate
60.3%
Male
59.8%
Female
60.8%

 

Yield
27.1%
Male
28.1%
Female
26.4%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$20


Graduate

$30



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank
    Secondary school record

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