High School Students
Your future, your choice, shape it!
There are many things you can do as a high school student to enhance your success in college and beyond. Let's get started.
- Learn about making the transition from high school to college
- Engage in Mid-State events for K-12 students
- Learn about Mid-State
- Career Preparation
- School to Work Consortium
Earn college credits as a high school student
- Meet with a Mid-State New Student Specialist to explore what Mid-State has to offer
Act NOW, shape your future!
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Frequently Asked Admissions Questions
Do I need to be admitted to a program to take classes at Mid-State?
No. Anyone can register for most General Studies classes.
If I’ve taken the Accuplacer or ACT in the past, can Mid-State use those scores?
Yes. The scores can be used if the test has been taken within the past five years.
When can I take the Accuplacer?
The Accuplacer is offered on a daily basis
How do I apply to a program?
Click on How to Apply above to get started!
What are official transcripts?
Official transcripts are transcripts with the school's seal sent directly from the school you attended previously.
How does Mid-State tuition compare to tuition for a four-year public university?
On average, an Mid-State education costs 45% less than two years at a public university.
Do I need to take an entrance assessment to be admitted to Mid-State & my program?
Mid-State requires most new students to complete the Accuplacer prior to acceptance into a program.
Do college graduates still need to provide high school transcripts?
Yes, but only if your program requires transcripts.
Will a GED® Test or HSED be accepted in lieu of a high school diploma?
Yes. Contact the institution that awarded your GED® Test/HSED and have them send your test scores directly to Mid-State.
Is there an Application for Admission deadline?
Mid-State continuously accepts applications for admission.
How do I know if I’ve been admitted to a program?
Once you have completed all admissions requirements, you will receive a letter indicating you have been accepted.
Is there a fee to take the Accuplacer?
Yes. There is a $20 fee to take the Accuplacer.
Mid-State needs a copy of my transcripts. Can I send a copy of the one I have?
No. Mid-State requires all transcripts to be official.
I applied to Mid-State in the past. Do I need to repay my application fee?
The $30 application fee is a one-time fee.