Admission Requirements for Non-Traditional and Adult Students

Marian University offers two academic tracks for students who took time off after high school graduation.

  • The Traditional Undergraduate ProgramThis option places students in the pool of undergraduates of all ages.
  • Marian’s Adult Programs (MAP) –  MAP offers convenient, online, and accelerated programs.

Admission requirements for the two options differ.

To apply to the Traditional Undergraduate Program, a non-traditional or adult student must submit:

  • An official copy of his or her high school transcript or GED score.
  • Results of the Marian University pre-assessment test.

To apply to MAP, a non-traditional or adult student must submit:

  • An official copy of his or her high school transcript.
  • An official copy of his or her transcript from any other colleges attended.
  • GED scores (if applicable).

Please note that MAP application requirements vary by degree programs. We encourage you to learn more about the exciting options for MAP degrees.

Find out more about the application process for non-traditional and adult students. 

Meeting people through student government
Getting involved in student government helped Oluwabanwo Adeniyi '21 feel like she’s part of the campus community.
Watch Bami's story
Building relationships with faculty and coaches
After he explored his college options, Conor Smith '20 decided to choose Marian because of his interest in athletics and exercise science.
Read Conor's story
Following her dream to be a dentist
After graduating cum laude with Marian's Class of 2017, Chrislyn (Church) Fite is well on her way.
Read Chrislyn's story

© 2017 Marian University
Notice of Nondiscrimination
Marian University does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, age or disabilities in the selection of administrative personnel, faculty and staff, and students.
*Placement rates are gathered from data collected from graduates within six months of graduation.