Winona State University Admission 2023Winona, USA

Winona State University
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Ranking # 39
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University Ranking

  • The university is ranked at #39 out of 167 in the Regional Universities Midwest rankings by U.S. News. 
  • The Winona State University is ranked at #17 in Best Colleges for Veterans by U.S. News. 
  • It is ranked at #20 in Best Undergraduate Teaching by U.S. News. 
  • It is ranked at #61 in Top Performers in Social Mobility by U.S. News. 
  • It is ranked at #177 in Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs by U.S. News. 
  • Winona State University is also ranked at >600th in the 2022 US College Rankings. 

Acceptance Rate

The university has a 77% acceptance rate. Half the applicants have an ACT score between 19 and 25 or a SAT score between 970 and 1280. 

Admission Eligibility Criteria 

  • Undergraduate applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.00. 
  • For enrollment in 600 level courses, the applicants need to meet all the admission requirements for regular standings. 

Documents Required 

  • The applicant must provide a resume to the university.  
  • The Professional Goals statement of the applicant must be provided.  
  • Official transcripts of high-school are required, along with those of other educational institutes attended. 
  • The GMAT score may be required. 
  • GMAT Waiver Form must be provided by the applicant, if applicable. 
  • Past educational transcripts are required with a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.  
  • English language proficiency test scores. 

Tests Required 

  • SAT- 970-1280
  • ACT- 19-25

Popular courses 

  • Applied Linguistics 
  • Film Studies 
  • Communication Arts and Literature 
  • Language and Literature
  • Writing 
  • MA in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
  • English Master of Sciences (MS)
  • Professional Writing Graduate Certificate 

How the university evaluates applicants

The applicants are evaluated on the basis of their GPA scores and previous academic credentials, including test scores in high school. 

Tips for applying to the university 

  • You should meet the GPA criteria before applying. 
  • Check whether you have submitted all your documents carefully. 
  • The application fee stands at $20. 

Application deadline 

The application deadline for getting admission into the Winona State University is July 16. 


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