Mount Marty College

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Mount Marty College can be found in Yankton, SD, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled each year at Mount Marty College.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores within the range of 810 (25th percentile) to 1050 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 18 (25th percentile) to 24 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants accepted to Mount Marty College. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Mount Marty College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.25. 72% of all students that apply are granted admission to Mount Marty College, from which 36 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Mount Marty College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Mount Marty College was reported as 71.6% in Fall 2020 with over 479 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

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Mount Marty College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Mount Marty College, 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 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Mount Marty College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 64.7%
  • 2017-2018: 66.5%
  • 2018-2019: 69.2%
  • 2019-2020: 71.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 64.2%

How Does Mount Marty College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Mount Marty College is twenty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Augustana College66.9%
University of Sioux Falls91.5%
Morningside College63.1%
Dordt College75.5%
Dakota Wesleyan University66.7%

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
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Mount Marty College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading410 - 540
Math400 - 510
Total Score810 - 1050
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 23
Math17 - 25
Composite Score18 - 24
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