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Missouri Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For academic year 2019-2020, 441,115 students have applied and among them 261,927 were admitted to Missouri Colleges. 84,754 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. Next table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Missouri Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2019-2020)
Missouri Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total441,115 261,92784,754
Public Schools191,411 148,61051,877
4 Years (Or High)190,471 147,95851,365
2-4 Years304 205140
Less Than 2 Years636 447372
Private Schools249,704 113,31732,877
4 Years (Or High)249,121 112,84132,679
2-4 Years583 476198
Less Than 2 Years0 00
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Missouri Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Missouri Colleges is 59.38% in academic year 2019-2020. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 77.64% and the average rate of private schools was 45.38%. Next table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Missouri Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
Missouri Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average59.38%
Public Schools77.64%
4 Years (Or High)77.68%
2-4 Years67.43%
Less Than 2 Years70.28%
Private Schools45.38%
4 Years (Or High)45.30%
2-4 Years81.65%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Missouri Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Missouri Colleges was 59.38% in academic year 2019-2020. Public schools' average admission yield was 77.64% and the average rate of private schools was 45.38%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. Next table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Missouri Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2019-2020)
Missouri Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average32.36%
Public Schools34.91%
4 Years (Or High)34.72%
2-4 Years68.29%
Less Than 2 Years83.22%
Private Schools29.01%
4 Years (Or High)28.96%
2-4 Years41.60%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Missouri Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Missouri Colleges is 852 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for academic year 2019-2020. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2019-2020)
Missouri Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%385384
75%467468
Public Schools25%418418
75%511521
Private Schools25%353350
75%424415
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Missouri Colleges

ACT Scores

The average SAT score of Missouri Colleges is 39 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for academic year 2019-2020. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2019-2020)
Missouri Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%17 1716
75%22 2322
Public Schools25%191918
75%252524
Private Schools25%161514
75%202019
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Missouri Colleges