Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Admission RequirementsLincoln University, Pennsylvania
Chances of getting into Lincoln University of Pennsylvania
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Lincoln University of Pennsylvania and can I get accepted? The school has a 49% acceptance rate ranking it #14 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,661 out of 7,430 applicants were admitted making Lincoln University of Pennsylvania a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 79 percent. Lincoln University of Pennsylvania typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the lower half of their high school class.
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Lincoln University of Pennsylvania SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT89%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||440|
|SAT Math 25th||420|
|SAT Composite 25th||860|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||510|
|SAT Math 75th||510|
|SAT Composite 75th||1020|
|Average SAT Score||940|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania?
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania typically requires applicants to be in the top 83 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 860 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 780. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 940 out of 1600. The school ranks #94 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 89 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1020 and Above||Good||>62%|
|940 to 1020||Avg +||49%-62%|
|860 to 940||Avg -||36%-49%|
|780 to 860||Reach||25%-36%|
|Less than 780||Low||<25%|
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT10%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||15|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||18|
|ACT Math 75th||19|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Average ACT Score||18|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lincoln University of Pennsylvania?
Admission data indicates that Lincoln University of Pennsylvania regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #87 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 10 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>62%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||49%-62%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||36%-49%|
|14 to 16||Reach||25%-36%|
|Less than 14||Low||<25%|
Avg. High School GPA2.8
Typical High School GradesB-
You can get into Lincoln University of Pennsylvania with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania was 2.8 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #95 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||4%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||11%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||21%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||30%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||21%||Avg -|
|2.25 to 2.50||8%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Reach|
55% of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania freshman were in the bottom half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||5%|
|Top 25% of class||17%|
|Top 50% of class||45%|
|Bottom 50% of class||55%|
|Bottom 25% of class||21%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||13%||18%||15%|
Applications are DueJul 1, 2020
Days left to Apply31
Applicants have 31 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania before the Jul 1 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
What are the requirements for admission to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213598 IPEDS survey data for Lincoln University of Pennsylvania.
Frequently Asked Questions
89% of students submit their SAT scores to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania. 10% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
49% of those who apply are granted admission to Lincoln University of Pennsylvania. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 860 and 1020. 89% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.