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Lyon College Admission Chances


Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
59.1%
Admission Difficulty for Lyon College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Lyon College? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 950 out of 1,607 applicants or 59% were admitted making Lyon College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1060-1250
Applicants Submitting SAT
13%
SAT Scores for Lyon College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 520
SAT Composite 25th 1060
SAT Scores for Lyon College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 600
SAT Composite 75th 1250
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lyon College?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 965. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1155 out of 1600. 13 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lyon College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1250 and Above Good >71%
1155 to 1250 Avg + 59%-71%
1060 to 1155 Avg - 46%-59%
965 to 1060 Reach 33%-46%
Less than 965 Low <33%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
22-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT
95%
ACT Scores for Lyon College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Lyon College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 27
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lyon College?

Admission data indicates that Lyon College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lyon College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lyon College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >73%
24 to 27 Avg + 59%-73%
22 to 24 Avg - 48%-59%
20 to 22 Reach 38%-48%
Less than 20 Low <38%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Lyon College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

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Admission Statistics

Lyon College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 763 844 1,607
Accepted 435 515 950
Acceptance Rate 57% 61% 59%
Enrolled 90 121 211
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 21% 23% 22%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lyon College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Lyon College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lyon College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=106342 IPEDS survey data for Lyon College.