Methodist University (Methodist)

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Methodist University can be found in Fayetteville, NC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around two thousand students enrolled each year at Methodist University.

Students can submit either the SAT or ACT exam scores to this school. A score within the range of 1260 to 1550 on the SAT exam, or 18 to 23 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Methodist average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.18 for accepted students. Roughly 60 percent of all applicant were admitted at Methodist University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 18 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Methodist Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Methodist University was reported as 61.2% in Fall 2012 with over 4,080 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • Methodist SAT Scores: 1260 - 1550
  • Methodist ACT Scores: 18 - 23
  • Methodist Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Methodist University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Methodist, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Methodist University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 66.3%
  • 2009-2010: 64.9%
  • 2010-2011: 62.0%
  • 2011-2012: 60.6%
  • 2012-2013: 61.2%
  • Projected Methodist Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 62.0%

How Does Methodist Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Methodist is ten percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Mount Olive College49.8%
Shaw University54.5%
Meredith College62.3%
Saint Augustine's University67.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Methodist (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading420 - 520
Math440 - 540
Writing400 - 490
Total Score1260 - 1550
ACT®Score Range
English16 - 22
Math18 - 25
Composite Score18 - 23
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