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How hard is it to get into Livingstone College and can I get accepted? The school has a 50% acceptance rate ranking it #14 in North Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,046 out of 6,084 applicants were admitted making Livingstone College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Livingstone College typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students. Only 11% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Livingstone College 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.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||380|
|SAT Math 25th||380|
|SAT Composite 25th||760|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||460|
|SAT Math 75th||470|
|SAT Composite 75th||930|
|Average SAT Score||850|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Livingstone College?
Livingstone College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 94 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 760 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 670. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 850 out of 1600. The school ranks #47 in North Carolina for highest average SAT composite score. 50 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|930 and Above||Good||>63%|
|845 to 930||Avg +||50%-63%|
|760 to 845||Avg -||37%-50%|
|675 to 760||Reach||26%-37%|
|Less than 675||Low||<26%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||12|
|ACT Math 25th||14|
|ACT Composite 25th||14|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||16|
|ACT Math 75th||15|
|ACT Composite 75th||16|
|Average ACT Score||15|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Livingstone College?
Admission data indicates that Livingstone College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 14 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 87 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 15 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 16 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #46 in North Carolina for highest average ACT composite score. 46 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Livingstone College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|16 and Above||Good||>63%|
|15 to 16||Avg +||50%-63%|
|14 to 15||Avg -||37%-50%|
|13 to 14||Reach||26%-37%|
|Less than 13||Low||<26%|
What GPA do you need to get into Livingstone College?
You can get into Livingstone College with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Livingstone College was 2.64 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #50 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 Livingstone College accepts 50% of students who apply.
*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 2.64 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||8%||17%||11%|
Applicants have 287 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Jul 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Livingstone College is $25.
What are the requirements for admission to Livingstone College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198862 IPEDS survey data for Livingstone College.
50% of students submit their SAT scores to Livingstone College. 46% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
50% of those who apply are granted admission to Livingstone College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 760 and 930. 50% 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 14 and 16. 46% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.