Recently Asked Questions

When can I visit campus?
Campus visits are scheduled through the Office of Admission, 660-248-6626. Campus visits can also be scheduled online; visits are best scheduled between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

What are your admission standards?
A 21 ACT and 2.5 GPA with a sliding scale. A 20 ACT and 2.65 GPA, 19 ACT and 2.8, 18 ACT and 2.9 GPA. Any ACT score below an 18 must go to the Academic Standards and Admission Committee.

Do you accept dual credit classes?
Dual credit classes are accepted as either a required or an elective course as long as they are not a developmental class.

Is there a scholarship available if I have taken dual credit classes through CMU?
There is a half-tuition scholarship for students who have taken dual credit from CMU. Students must meet all entrance requirements.

Is there a scholarship available if I have completed the A+ Program requirements?
There is a half-tuition scholarship for a student who has completed all the requirements for the A+ certificate at their school.

How do I schedule a music audition?
Contact Summer Schroeder, 660-248-6998, the Performing Arts Admissions Representative, to schedule a campus visit and audition. Check out the audition requirements on the fine arts website for more information.

I've been accepted to CMU, now what?

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