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Medgar Evers College (City University of New York) Acceptance Rate, Requirements & Admissions Information

Brooklyn, NY

Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Noncompetitive: Virtually all applicants accepted regardless of high school rank or test scores.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is not required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English   4
Mathematics   3
Science   2
Foreign Language   2
Social Studies   2
History   2
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT    
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Recommended Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay Not reported

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
1650 Bedford Avenue
City, State, Zip
Brooklyn, NY 11225-2298
Phone
 
Fax
 
E-mail
enroll@mec.cuny.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$65
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
 
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
 
Financial Need
 

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
100% of 10,834 applicants were admitted
Women
100% of 6,339 applicants were admitted
Men
100% of 4,495 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
2,544 (23%) of 10,834 admitted students enrolled
Women
1,732 (27%) of 6,339 admitted students enrolled
Men
812 (18%) of 4,495 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
Not reported
3.75 and Above
1%
3.50 - 3.74
1%
3.25 - 3.49
4%
3.00 - 3.24
9%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
2.00 - 2.49
52%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
350-430 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
0%
Score of 600 - 700
0%
Score of 500 - 600
6%
Score of 400 - 500
41%
Score of 300 - 400
46%
Score of 200 - 300
7%
SAT EBRW
380-480 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
0%
Score of 600 - 700
0%
Score of 500 - 600
14%
Score of 400 - 500
54%
Score of 300 - 400
28%
Score of 200 - 300
4%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
Not reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not reported

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

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