Midland University Admissions

ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More

Midland University
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Midland University Admissions Overview:

With an acceptance rate of 61%, Midland University is not a highly selective school. Students with good grades and test scores within or above the ranges listed below have a good chance of being accepted. To apply, those interested will need to submit an application, SAT or ACT scores, and high school transcripts. Check out Midland's website for more details.

Admissions Data (2015):

Midland University Description:

Located in Fremont, Nebraska, Midland University is a 4-year university on a 33-acre campus, and is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Fremont is in the eastern part of the state, about a 45-minutes drive from Omaha, and has a population of about 25,000. Students can choose from over 30 majors at the undergraduate level, and a handful of master's degrees. Popular choices include Business Administration, Nursing, Accounting, Psychology, and Elementary Education. Academics are supported by an impressive 10 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 18.

Outside of the classroom, students can participate in a number of student-run clubs and organizations, such as: fraternities and sororities, academic-based clubs, honor societies, and performing arts groups. Since the school is affiliated with the ELCA, students have the opportunity to participate in a number of faith-based activities, including chapel services, bible studies, and service projects.

In athletics, the Midland University Warriors compete in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), within the Great Plains Athletics Conference (GPAC). Midland sponsors 12 men's and 13 women's teams, with popular choices including Football, Wrestling, Soccer, Track and Field, and Bowling.

Enrollment (2015):

  • Total Enrollment: 1,646 (1,498 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 50% Male / 50% Female
  • 79% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $30,430
  • Books: $1,020 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $8,038
  • Other Expenses: $2,412
  • Total Cost: $41,900

Midland University Financial Aid (2014 - 15):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 98%
    • Loans: 85%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $15,991
    • Loans: $7,451

Academic Programs:

  • Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Marketing, Nursing, Elementary Education, Criminal Justice, Sports and Fitness Administration, Biology, Psychology, Accounting

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 59%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 41%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 43%

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs:

  • Men's Sports: Football, Baseball, Basketball, Wrestling, Bowling, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, Tennis, Cross Country
  • Women's Sports: Basketball, Golf, Bowling, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Wrestling, Lacrosse, Volleyball

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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