SMSU can be found in Marshall, MN, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over six thousand students are enrolled at SMSU.
Many students at this school scored between 19 (25th percentile) to 24 (75th percentile) on the ACT. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the SMSU average GPA ranges from 2.98 to 3.25 for accepted students. About 70 percent of all students which applied were admitted at Southwest Minnesota State University, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 33 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at smsu.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Southwest Minnesota State University was reported as 65.5% in Fall 2013 with over 2,080 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.
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Southwest Minnesota State University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for SMSU has been staying about the same from year to year.
The acceptance rate for SMSU is eighteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|Dakota State University||83.0%|
|University of Minnesota-Morris||57.6%|
|University of Sioux Falls||96.9%|
|Gustavus Adolphus College||63.2%|
|English||17 - 23|
|Math||18 - 24|
|Composite Score||19 - 24|