|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into LSUS and can I get accepted? The school has a 87% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in Louisiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 616 out of 712 applicants were admitted making Louisiana State University Shreveport an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 53 percent. Louisiana State University Shreveport typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 48% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1140|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Louisiana State University Shreveport?
Louisiana State University Shreveport typically requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 960. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #8 in Louisiana for highest average SAT composite score. 4 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1140 and Above||Good||>92%|
|1080 to 1140||Avg +||87%-92%|
|1020 to 1080||Avg -||80%-87%|
|960 to 1020||Reach||70%-80%|
|Less than 960||Low||<70%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into LSUS?
Admission data indicates that LSUS regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 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 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Louisiana for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 96 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Louisiana State University Shreveport.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>93%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||87%-93%|
|20 to 22||Avg -||81%-87%|
|18 to 20||Reach||74%-81%|
|Less than 18||Low||<74%|
What GPA do you need to get into Louisiana State University Shreveport?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into LSUS. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Louisiana State University Shreveport was 3.23 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #11 in Louisiana for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.23 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as LSUS accepts 87% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||21%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||20%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||10%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||47%||48%||48%|
What are the requirements for admission to Louisiana State University Shreveport and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Recommended|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
|Subject||Percent of Class|
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=159416 IPEDS survey data for Louisiana State University Shreveport.
4% of students submit their SAT scores to LSUS. 96% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
87% of those who apply are granted admission to LSUS. Admission competition is and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1020 and 1140. 4% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 25. 96% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.