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Louisiana College Admission Requirements

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Chances of getting into Louisiana College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
69.4%
Admission Difficulty for Louisiana College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow
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How hard is it to get into Louisiana College and can I get accepted? The school has a 69% acceptance rate ranking it #13 in Louisiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 706 out of 1,018 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 extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 69 percent. Louisiana College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Louisiana College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
910-1060
Applicants Submitting SAT
4%
SAT Scores for Louisiana College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 910
SAT Scores for Louisiana College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 540
SAT Math 75th 520
SAT Composite 75th 1060
Average SAT Score 990

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

Louisiana College typically requires applicants to be in the top 76 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #17 in Louisiana for highest average SAT composite score. 4 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Louisiana College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1060 and Above Good >79%
985 to 1060 Avg + 69%-79%
910 to 985 Avg - 57%-69%
835 to 910 Reach 44%-57%
Less than 835 Low <44%
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Louisiana College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
92%
ACT Scores for Louisiana College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Louisiana College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

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 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 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 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #17 in Louisiana for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 92 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Louisiana College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Louisiana College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >81%
20 to 23 Avg + 69%-81%
18 to 20 Avg - 59%-69%
16 to 18 Reach 49%-59%
Less than 16 Low <49%
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Louisiana College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.17
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Louisiana College?

Applicants 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. The school ranks #15 in Louisiana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Louisiana College accepts 69% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Louisiana College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
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

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

79% of Louisiana College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Louisiana College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 9%
Top 25% of class 50%
Top 50% of class 79%
Bottom 50% of class 21%
Bottom 25% of class 4%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Louisiana College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 423 595 1,018
Accepted 307 399 706
Acceptance Rate 73% 67% 69%
Enrolled 108 149 257
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 35% 37% 36%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Louisiana College and what student information is used for 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.

FAQs

Does Louisiana College prefer SAT or ACT?

4% of students submit their SAT scores to Louisiana College. 92% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Louisiana College?

69% of those who apply are granted admission to Louisiana College. Admission competition is low 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 Louisiana College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 910 and 1060. 4% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Louisiana College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 23. 92% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.