LSUA Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Louisiana State University Alexandria
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into LSUA and can I get accepted? The school has a 31% acceptance rate ranking it #3 in Louisiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 667 out of 2,147 applicants were admitted making LSUA a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 70% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Louisiana State University Alexandria is a prized outcome for many students.
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LSUA SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT5%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||390|
|SAT Composite 25th||870|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1190|
|Average SAT Score||1030|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Louisiana State University Alexandria?
Louisiana State University Alexandria typically requires 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 710. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1030 out of 1600. The school ranks #15 in Louisiana for highest average SAT composite score. 5 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1190 and Above||Good||>43%|
|1030 to 1190||Avg +||31%-43%|
|870 to 1030||Avg -||21%-31%|
|710 to 870||Reach||13%-21%|
|Less than 710||Low||<13%|
LSUA ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT93%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||23|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into LSUA?
Admission data indicates that LSUA 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 22 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 93 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Louisiana State University Alexandria.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>43%|
|20 to 22||Avg +||31%-43%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||21%-31%|
|16 to 18||Reach||13%-21%|
|Less than 16||Low||<13%|
Louisiana State University Alexandria has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||67%||76%||70%|
What are the requirements for admission to Louisiana State University Alexandria and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=159382 IPEDS survey data for Louisiana State University Alexandria.