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At Maryville University, we streamlined the application and admission process — so you can focus on achieving your educational goals.

General admission requirements*

You can apply with no application fee or entrance exams, and we’ll attempt to request your previous transcripts on your behalf.

Undergraduate Applicants

  • High school diploma or equivalency
  • Minimum high school GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official transcripts from all institutions previously attended

Graduate Applicants

  • Bachelor’s degree (master’s degree if applying for a doctorate) from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official transcripts from all institutions previously attended

*Note that requirements may vary depending on the degree or certificate you choose.

We’re flexible and here to help

Even if you don’t quite meet all the requirements, we have options. Applicants who don’t meet the GPA requirements may still be considered for provisional admission.

Schedule an appointment with an enrollment advisor, and we’ll talk you through the whole process.

Get Admissions Info for our online degrees and certificates

Find the program that fits your life and goals

Use the dropdown menus to access an exclusive program guide with key details including curriculum and dates for your degree or certificate.

Why choose Maryville Online?

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Transfer credit friendly

Generally, credits with a grade of C- or better at an accredited institution will be accepted.

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98% of our online students report positive outcomes

Our grads either found a job or pursued further education within six months of graduation.

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Personalized support – whenever you need it

Get personalized student advising, tech support, mental health resources, and career coaching.

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No entrance exams or application fee

Skip the SAT, ACT, GRE, and GMAT — and apply in about 15 minutes with no fee.

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