Chances of getting into Lake Erie College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
60.4%
Admission Difficulty for Lake Erie College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into LEC and can I get accepted? The school has a 60% acceptance rate ranking it #22 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 998 out of 1,651 applicants were admitted making LEC a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 62 percent. Lake Erie College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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LEC SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
990-1190
Applicants Submitting SAT
38%
SAT Scores for Lake Erie College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 990
SAT Scores for Lake Erie College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 580
SAT Composite 75th 1190
Average SAT Score 1090

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lake Erie College?

Lake Erie College typically requires applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1090 out of 1600. The school ranks #42 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 38 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lake Erie College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1190 and Above Good >72%
1090 to 1190 Avg + 60%-72%
990 to 1090 Avg - 47%-60%
890 to 990 Reach 34%-47%
Less than 890 Low <34%
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LEC ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
67%
ACT Scores for Lake Erie College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Lake Erie College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into LEC?

Admission data indicates that LEC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #49 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 67 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lake Erie College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lake Erie College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >74%
20 to 23 Avg + 60%-74%
18 to 20 Avg - 50%-60%
16 to 18 Reach 39%-50%
Less than 16 Low <39%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.19*
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Lake Erie College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lake Erie College was 3.19 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #42 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as LEC accepts 60% of students who apply.

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Admission Statistics

Lake Erie College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 846 805 1,651
Accepted 530 468 998
Acceptance Rate 63% 58% 60%
Enrolled 98 121 219
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 18% 26% 22%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 7, 2020
Days left to Apply
241

Applicants have 241 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 7, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to LEC before the Aug 7 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Mar 14 Mar 27
May 2 May 15
Jun 6 Jul 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Dec 14 Dec 24
Feb 8 Feb 19
Apr 4 Apr 14
Jun 13 Jun 23
Jul 18 Jul 28

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lake Erie College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Lake Erie College 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 Lake Erie College
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=203580 IPEDS survey data for Lake Erie College.

Frequently Asked Questions

38% of students submit their SAT scores to LEC. 67% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

60% of those who apply are granted admission to LEC. Admission competition is low and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 990 and 1190. 38% 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 18 and 23. 67% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.