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Ruston, Louisiana

LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Louisiana Tech University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
63.1%
Admission Difficulty for Louisiana Tech University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech and can I get accepted? The school has a 63% acceptance rate ranking it #12 in Louisiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,602 out of 7,297 applicants were admitted making LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 60 percent. Louisiana Tech University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 48% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
870-970
Applicants Submitting SAT
1%
SAT Scores for Louisiana Tech University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 420
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 870
SAT Scores for Louisiana Tech University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 470
SAT Math 75th 500
SAT Composite 75th 970
Average SAT Score 920

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

Louisiana Tech University 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 920 out of 1600. The school ranks #15 in Louisiana for highest average SAT composite score. 1 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Louisiana Tech University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
970 and Above Good >74%
920 to 970 Avg + 63%-74%
870 to 920 Avg - 50%-63%
820 to 870 Reach 37%-50%
Less than 820 Low <37%
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LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
22-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
97%
ACT Scores for Louisiana Tech University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Louisiana Tech University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 28
Average ACT Score 25

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech?

Admission data indicates that LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #3 in Louisiana for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 97 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Louisiana Tech University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Louisiana Tech University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >74%
25 to 28 Avg + 63%-74%
22 to 25 Avg - 50%-63%
19 to 22 Reach 37%-50%
Less than 19 Low <37%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

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

You will need above average high school grades to get into Louisiana Tech University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Louisiana Tech University was 3.43 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Louisiana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech accepts 63% of students who apply.

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Admission Statistics

Louisiana Tech University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,688 3,609 7,297
Accepted 2,207 2,395 4,602
Acceptance Rate 60% 66% 63%
Enrolled 923 1,263 2,186
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 42% 53% 48%

Admission Requirements

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

Louisiana Tech University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank 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 Louisiana Tech University
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=159647 IPEDS survey data for Louisiana Tech University.

Frequently Asked Questions

1% of students submit their SAT scores to LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech. 97% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

63% of those who apply are granted admission to LA Tech- Louisiana Tech- Tech. Admission competition is low 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 870 and 970. 1% 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 22 and 28. 97% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.