2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 758 students have applied and 419 students have allowed to admit to William Carey University (Acceptance rate: 55.28%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 47.97 % where 201 students have finally enrolled out of 419 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Mississippi.
The yield of the school is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Mississippi.

How to Apply to William Carey University

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Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average SAT score is 1,190 and the average ACT score is 24 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
William Carey University1,19024
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges113269
4-Years Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Mississippi107367

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At William Carey University, 17 students submitted SAT scores (9% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,190 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Mississippi. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing530650
Mathematics520680
Total1,0501,330
At William Carey University, 170 students submitted ACT scores (85% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 24 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Mississippi. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2027
English2029
Mathematics1725
Total5781

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to William Carey University. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to William Carey University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended