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Office of Admissions

Ward Edwards 1400
Warrensburg, MO 64093
phone: 1-877-729-8266

Requirements for UCM

To be admitted to UCM, you need to have completed the 24-unit Missouri college-preparatory curriculum. In addition, you need either:

For SAT takers: Check out our full SAT to ACT conversion chart.

We encourage you to start the application process early in your senior year.

To calculate your Combined Percentile Index score, use our online index calculator or this formula:

Subtract your class rank from the number of students in your class. Then divide that number by the total number of students in your class. The result is your class rank percentile. Using the Test Score Percentile Chart on the ACT website, find your ACT/SAT composite test score percentile. Add it to your class rank percentile to get your Combined Percentile Index.

If your high school does not rank, then you will not have an index score. Your application will be reviewed individually based on your ACT and GPA.

For example:

Combined Percentile Index = 64 + 40 = 104
104 exceeds the minimum Combined Percentile Index of 100, so you would be admitted to UCM.

If you don't meet these criteria, you will be considered on an individual basis, according to our admissions staff’s assessment of your academic promise. Additional information, such as letters of recommendation or a personal statement, may be requested and conditions may be placed upon your enrollment. Freshmen applicants who don't meet criteria may also be considered for the Success Program.

UCM does not require the writing component of the ACT.