Test-Optional Through Fall 2021

We will make admission, scholarship, and course placement decisions based on high school transcripts and GPA for students that do not have ACT or SAT scores and are unable to take the test. Students applying for spring, summer, or fall of 2021 will not be required to submit ACT or SAT scores to be considered for admission and missing test scores will not be required prior to attending.

Admission Requirements

You will be admitted to Minnesota State Mankato if:

  • You rank in the top 50% of your high school class OR
  • You have a GPA of at least a 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) OR
  • You achieve a 21 or higher composite score on the ACT exam (with satisfactory GPA).