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Lynn University Admission Requirements

Boca Raton, Florida

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Chances of getting into Lynn University

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Lynn University? Lynn University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Lynn University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Lynn University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 24% of students submit SAT scores and 11% submit ACT scores.

Lynn University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
980-1170
Applicants Submitting SAT
24%
SAT Scores for Lynn University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 500
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 980
SAT Scores for Lynn University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 580
SAT Composite 75th 1170
Average SAT Score 1080

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lynn University?

Lynn University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #23 in Florida for highest average SAT composite score. 24 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lynn University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1170 and Above Good >83%
1075 to 1170 Avg + 74%-83%
980 to 1075 Avg - 63%-74%
885 to 980 Reach 50%-63%
Less than 885 Low <50%
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Lynn University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
21-26 
Applicants Submitting ACT
11%
ACT Scores for Lynn University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for Lynn University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 26
Average ACT Score 23

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lynn University?

Admission data indicates that Lynn University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 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 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #17 in Florida for highest average ACT composite score. 11 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lynn University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lynn University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >84%
23 to 26 Avg + 74%-84%
21 to 23 Avg - 65%-74%
19 to 21 Reach 55%-65%
Less than 19 Low <55%
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Lynn University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.8
Typical High School Grades
B-

What GPA do you need to get into Lynn University?

You can get into Lynn University with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lynn University was 2.8 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #41 in Florida for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Lynn University accepts 74% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Lynn University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 8% Good
3.50 to 3.75 8% Good
3.25 to 3.50 7% Good
3.00 to 3.25 18% Good
2.75 to 3.00 31% Avg +
2.50 to 2.75 22% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 4% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

59% of Lynn University freshman were in the bottom half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Lynn University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 1%
Top 25% of class 9%
Top 50% of class 41%
Bottom 50% of class 59%
Bottom 25% of class 25%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Lynn University is $0.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lynn University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Lynn University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Considered but not required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lynn University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=132657 IPEDS survey data for Lynn University.

FAQs

Does Lynn University prefer SAT or ACT?

24% of students submit their SAT scores to Lynn University. 11% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Lynn University?

Lynn University has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.