The acceptance rate at Lycoming College is 65%. It ranks #26 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Lycoming College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 1,910 out of 2,917 applicants were admitted.
The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 54 percent (SAT 1010/1210 ACT 20/26). Lycoming College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.49. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Lycoming College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Apr 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Lycoming College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 77% of students submitted SAT scores and 21% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||1010|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1210|
|Average SAT Score||1110
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lycoming College?
Lycoming College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 59 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1110 out of 1600. Lycoming College ranks #28 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 77 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||19|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lycoming College?
Admission data indicates that Lycoming College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #29 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 21 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lycoming College.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
What GPA do you need to get into Lycoming College?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Lycoming College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lycoming College was 3.49 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #42 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Lycoming College accepts 65% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||16.0%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||26.0%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||19.0%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||10.0%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||12.0%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||2.0%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
52% of Lycoming College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||23%|
|Top 25% of class||52%|
|Top 50% of class||80%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||18%||17%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Apr 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Lycoming College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Lycoming College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213668 IPEDS survey data for Lycoming College.
77% of students submit their SAT scores to Lycoming College. 21% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
65% of those who apply are granted admission to Lycoming College. Admission competition is low and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1010 and 1210. 77% 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 20 and 26. 21% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.