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Long Island University-C W Post Campus Admission Requirements

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Chances of getting into Long Island University C W Post Campus

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
80.1%
Admission Difficulty for Long Island University C W Post Campus
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionVery Low
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How hard is it to get into Long Island University-C W Post Campus and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate ranking it #114 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 10,675 out of 13,328 applicants were admitted making Long Island University C W Post Campus an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 41 percent. Long Island University C W Post Campus typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. Long Island University C W Post Campus is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Long Island University-C W Post Campus SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1080-1290
Applicants Submitting SAT
84%
SAT Scores for Long Island University C W Post Campus
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 540
SAT Composite 25th 1080
SAT Scores for Long Island University C W Post Campus
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 650
SAT Composite 75th 1290
Average SAT Score 1190

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Long Island University C W Post Campus?

Long Island University C W Post Campus typically prefers applicants to be in the top 45 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1080 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1190 out of 1600. The school ranks #38 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 84 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Long Island University C W Post Campus admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1290 and Above Good >87%
1185 to 1290 Avg + 80%-87%
1080 to 1185 Avg - 70%-80%
975 to 1080 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 975 Low <58%
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Long Island University-C W Post Campus ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
22-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
25%
ACT Scores for Long Island University C W Post Campus
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 20
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Long Island University C W Post Campus
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 Long Island University-C W Post Campus?

Admission data indicates that Long Island University-C W Post Campus 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 #34 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 25 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Long Island University C W Post Campus.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Long Island University C W Post Campus admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >87%
25 to 28 Avg + 80%-87%
22 to 25 Avg - 70%-80%
19 to 22 Reach 58%-70%
Less than 19 Low <58%
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Long Island University-C W Post Campus GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.9
Typical High School Grades
B-

What GPA do you need to get into Long Island University C W Post Campus?

You can get into Long Island University-C W Post Campus with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Long Island University C W Post Campus was 2.9 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #103 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.9 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Long Island University-C W Post Campus accepts 80% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Long Island University C W Post Campus students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 10% Good
3.50 to 3.75 13% Good
3.25 to 3.50 12% Good
3.00 to 3.25 22% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 27% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 14% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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Admission Statistics

Long Island University C W Post Campus admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 8,635 4,693 13,328
Accepted 6,936 3,739 10,675
Acceptance Rate 80% 80% 80%
Enrolled 791 489 1,280
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 11% 13% 12%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Long Island University C W Post Campus is $50.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Long Island University C W Post Campus and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Long Island University C W Post Campus Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Long Island University C W Post Campus
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=192448 IPEDS survey data for Long Island University C W Post Campus.

FAQs

Does Long Island University C W Post Campus prefer SAT or ACT?

84% of students submit their SAT scores to Long Island University-C W Post Campus. 25% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Long Island University C W Post Campus?

80% of those who apply are granted admission to Long Island University-C W Post Campus. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Long Island University C W Post Campus?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1080 and 1290. 84% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Long Island University C W Post Campus?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 22 and 28. 25% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.