Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 3 4
Mathematics 3 4
Science 2 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 3
Academic Electives 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Recommended August 25
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted August 25
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton
MI
49931
Phone
(888) MTU-1885
Fax
(906) 487-3343
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Other
Examples of creative work for some majors in Visual and Performing Arts Department recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Geographic Residence X
Recommendations X
Interview X
Essay X
State Residency X
Academic GPA X
Class Rank X
First Generation to Attend College X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
74% of 5,978 applicants were admitted
Women
72% of 2,119 applicants were admitted
Men
75% of 3,859 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,515 (34%) of 4,442 admitted students enrolled
Women
450 (29%) of 1,534 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,065 (37%) of 2,908 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
48%
3.50 - 3.74
24%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
9%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 642 average, 590-690 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
23%
Score of 600 - 700
48%
Score of 500 - 600
28%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 628 average, 580-680 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
17%
Score of 600 - 700
51%
Score of 500 - 600
28%
Score of 400 - 500
4%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
28 average, 25-30 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
31%
Score of 24 - 29
57%
Score of 18 - 23
13%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 31%
Top quarter: 65%
Top half: 91%
National Merit Scholar
1%
Valedictorian
4%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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