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The University of Minnesota Twin Cities

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Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at UMN/UMTC
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at UMN/UMTC
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
20,210
22,838
# Admitted
8,928
10,193
% Admitted
44.2%
44.6%
% Overall
44.4%

Students who got into UMN/UMTC:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (20), Grades (21), Sports/Extracurriculars (6), College Essay (4)
Be a national merit finalist/semi finalistJun 19 2016Biology
Be a national merit finalist/semi finalist. This should insulate you for a reasonable price and acceptance.
Male
Getting into the College of Science and Engineering (CSE)Nov 10 2015Aerospace Engineering
Getting into the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) at the U is very competitive. Everyone in your freshman class will be at the top of their class, too, and it can be intimidating if you're used to being one of the only smartest students in your high school. I would recommend taking the time and energy to take as many advanced classes as you can, all the way through your last semester in high school and do well in them. It will both prepare you for the rigorous program, and prove to CSE that you are worth admitting.
Female
Just get good grades, get a good score onJul 07 2015Undecided
just get good grades, get a good score on your SAT, I didn't take my ACT and still got in. AP classes are always a good idea.
Female
They don't make you jump through hoops which isOct 22 2014Finance
They don't make you jump through hoops which is nice.
ACT: 29 Male
It is not very difficult to get accepted toJun 06 2014Unknown
It is not very difficult to get accepted to the University of Minnesota. As long as you have a strong GPA and ACT score you have a good chance of getting accepted. This is one of the few universities that doesn't require you to write a bunch of essays. Although the application process is easy, I would not recommend this university.
ACT: 31 Female
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