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How hard is it to get into Lees-McRae College and can I get accepted? The school has a 55% acceptance rate ranking it #16 in North Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 767 out of 1,399 applicants were admitted making Lees-McRae College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Lees McRae College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 23% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Lees McRae College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
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|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average ACT Score||N/A|
What GPA do you need to get into Lees McRae College?
Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Lees-McRae College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lees McRae College was 3.14 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #34 in North Carolina for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Lees-McRae College accepts 55% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||13%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||19%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||15%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||26%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||12%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
58% of Lees McRae College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||8%|
|Top 25% of class||29%|
|Top 50% of class||58%|
|Bottom 50% of class||42%|
|Bottom 25% of class||12%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||23%||23%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to Lees McRae College is $35.
What are the requirements for admission to Lees McRae College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|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=198808 IPEDS survey data for Lees McRae College.
55% of those who apply are granted admission to Lees-McRae College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.