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Lewis-Clark State College Admission Requirements

Lewiston, Idaho

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Chances of getting into Lewis Clark State College

Admissions

Acceptance Rate 
100%
Admission Difficulty for Lewis Clark State College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Extremely Easy 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Lewis-Clark State College and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Lewis-Clark State College is 100%.  It ranks #9 in Idaho for lowest rate of acceptance. Lewis Clark State College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,573 out of 1,577 applicants were admitted.

The school has extremely easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 76 percent (SAT 870/1110 ACT 17/22). Lewis Clark State College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.43. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Lewis-Clark State College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Jun 1.

Testing Requirements

You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Lewis Clark State College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.

Lewis-Clark State College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
870-1110
Applicants Submitting SAT 
78%
SAT Scores for Lewis Clark State College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 440
SAT Math 25th 430
SAT Composite 25th 870
SAT Scores for Lewis Clark State College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1110
Average SAT Score 990

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lewis Clark State College?

Lewis Clark State College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 82 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 870 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 750. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. Lewis-Clark State College ranks #6 in Idaho for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 78 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lewis Clark State College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1110 and Above Good >99%
990 to 1110 Avg + 99%-99%
870 to 990 Avg - 99%-99%
750 to 870 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 750 Low <99%
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Lewis-Clark State College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
17-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
28%
ACT Scores for Lewis Clark State College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Lewis Clark State College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lewis-Clark State College?

Admission data indicates that Lewis-Clark State College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #7 in Idaho for highest average ACT composite score. 28 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lewis Clark State College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lewis Clark State College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
22 and Above Good >99%
19 to 22 Avg + 99%-99%
17 to 19 Avg - 99%-99%
15 to 17 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 15 Low <99%
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Lewis-Clark State College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.43
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Lewis Clark State College?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Lewis-Clark State College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lewis Clark State College was 3.43 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #4 in Idaho for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.43 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Lewis-Clark State College accepts 100% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Lewis Clark State College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 3.0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 18.63% Good
3.50 to 3.74 17.34% Avg +
3.25 to 3.49 15.63% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 10.06% Avg -
2.50 to 2.99 23.34% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 10.06% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 1.93% Reach
less than 1.00 0% Reach

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

61% of Lewis Clark State College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Lewis Clark State College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 13%
Top 25% of class 32%
Top 50% of class 61%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Lewis Clark State College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 920 657 1,577
Accepted 918 655 1,573
Acceptance Rate 100% 100% 100%
Enrolled 295 187 482
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 32% 29% 31%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jun 1, 2022
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 1, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Lewis Clark State College is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lewis Clark State College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Lewis Clark State College Application Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lewis Clark State College
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=142328 IPEDS survey data for Lewis Clark State College.

FAQs

Does Lewis Clark State College prefer SAT or ACT?

78% of students submit their SAT scores to Lewis-Clark State College. 28% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Lewis Clark State College?

100% of those who apply are granted admission to Lewis-Clark State College. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Lewis Clark State College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 870 and 1110. 78% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Lewis Clark State College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 22. 28% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.