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Louisiana College Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

71.9%
Admission Difficulty for Louisiana College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Louisiana College? The school has a 72% acceptance rate. Last year, 561 out of 780 applicants were admitted making Louisiana College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 46 percent. Louisiana College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 55% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Louisiana College is a prized outcome for many students.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1130-1340
Applicants Submitting SAT
2%
SAT Scores for Louisiana College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 610
SAT Math 25th 520
SAT Composite 25th 1130
SAT Scores for Louisiana College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 670
SAT Math 75th 670
SAT Composite 75th 1340
SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Louisiana College typically requires applicants to be in the top 36 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1130 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 1025. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1235 out of 1600. 2 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

Louisiana College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1340 and Above Good >81%
1235 to 1340 Avg + 72%-81%
1130 to 1235 Avg - 60%-72%
1025 to 1130 Reach 47%-60%
Less than 1025 Low <47%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
19-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
90%
ACT Scores for Louisiana College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Louisiana College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 24
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Louisiana College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 90 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Louisiana College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Louisiana College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >83%
21 to 24 Avg + 72%-83%
19 to 21 Avg - 63%-72%
17 to 19 Reach 52%-63%
Less than 17 Low <52%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.17
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Louisiana College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Louisiana College was 3.17 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Louisiana College accepts 72% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Louisiana College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 29% Good
3.50 to 3.75 13% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 12% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 10% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 19% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 12% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 5% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Louisiana College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 304 476 780
Accepted 227 334 561
Acceptance Rate 75% 70% 72%
Enrolled 117 194 311
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 52% 58% 55%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
209

Applicants have 209 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2019.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Louisiana College before the Aug 15 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Mar 9 Mar 22
May 4 May 17
Jun 1 Jul 10
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Feb 9 Feb 20
Apr 13 Apr 23
Jun 8 Jun 18
Jul 13 Jul 23

Admission Requirements

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

Louisiana 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 Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Louisiana 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=159568 IPEDS survey data for Louisiana College.