Millersville University of Pennsylvania (MU)

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Millersville University of Pennsylvania can be found in Millersville, PA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over 8,600 students are enrolled at MU.

A large majority of students at MU scored in the range of 980 (25th percentile) - 1170 (75th percentile) on the SAT exam. 79% of all those who apply are admitted to MU, from which 27% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Millersville University of Pennsylvania (MU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Millersville University of Pennsylvania was reported as 79.3% in Fall 2020 with over 6,250 applications submitted to Millersville University of Pennsylvania. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Millersville University of Pennsylvania has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 69.5%
  • 2017-2018: 79.5%
  • 2018-2019: 78.0%
  • 2019-2020: 79.3%
  • Projected MU Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 72.3%

How Does Millersville University of Pennsylvania (MU) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Millersville University of Pennsylvania is forty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Franklin and Marshall College30.4%
Lancaster Bible College96.0%
Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences78.2%
Elizabethtown College80.8%
York College Pennsylvania69.0%

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 2020)

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