New Student Admission Requirements

McMurry University Online Programs for business student and students still undecided about their degree is designed for the adult learner. 

Students admitted to the McMurry Online Programs:

  • must be “post-traditional” (age 24+)
  • must be a new student to McMurry OR meet the McMurry Online Programs-admit policy;
    • Applicants who lack previous college credit will be evaluated using McMurry’s current first-year admission standards
    • Transfer students must have earned a transfer cumulative GPA of 2.0 on previous college-level work.
    • Re-admit for McMurry Online Programs only: Students seeking readmission to McMurry and the online degree program must not have been enrolled at McMurry for a minimum of two long semesters


  • may not be in campus housing, programs, or organizations (i.e., extracurricular: athletics, social clubs, etc.)

Prospective students who feel that they would be successful in this program but do not meet the admission requirements are invited to appeal by contacting the Online Enrollment Counselor Melanie Long by phone 325-793-4945 or at

Application for new students

Complete the online application for admission and submit all required supplementary materials:
  • Freshmen:
    1) Submit a free online application
    2) Submit a high school transcript
    3) Submit your ACT or SAT scores. (if applicable and under the age of 22)
  • Transfers:
    1) Submit a free online application 
    2) Submit transcripts for all institutions previously attended. If you have completed less than 24 transferrable credit hours, submit your high school transcript and ACT/SAT scores (if applicable and under the age of 22).