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LeTourneau University Admission Requirements

Longview, Texas

Chances of getting into LeTourneau University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
45.5%
Admission Difficulty for LeTourneau University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into LeTourneau University and can I get accepted? The school has a 46% acceptance rate ranking it #13 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 875 out of 1,922 applicants were admitted making LeTourneau University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 43 percent. LeTourneau University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 39% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Find out which students are getting accepted at LeTourneau University, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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LeTourneau University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1090-1320
Applicants Submitting SAT
62%
SAT Scores for LeTourneau University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 550
SAT Math 25th 540
SAT Composite 25th 1090
SAT Scores for LeTourneau University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 650
SAT Math 75th 670
SAT Composite 75th 1320
Average SAT Score 1210

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to LeTourneau University?

LeTourneau University typically requires applicants to be in the top 43 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1090 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1210 out of 1600. The school ranks #13 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 62 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

LeTourneau University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1320 and Above Good >59%
1205 to 1320 Avg + 46%-59%
1090 to 1205 Avg - 33%-46%
975 to 1090 Reach 23%-33%
Less than 975 Low <23%
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LeTourneau University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
21-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
53%
ACT Scores for LeTourneau University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 22
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for LeTourneau University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 27
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 28
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that LeTourneau University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #14 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 53 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to LeTourneau University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

LeTourneau University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >61%
24 to 28 Avg + 46%-61%
21 to 24 Avg - 35%-46%
18 to 21 Reach 26%-35%
Less than 18 Low <26%
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LeTourneau University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.62
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into LeTourneau University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at LeTourneau University was 3.62 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #11 in Texas for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to LeTourneau University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted LeTourneau University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 49% Good
3.50 to 3.75 20% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 17% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 7% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 6% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 1% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

High School Class Rank

65% of LeTourneau University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted LeTourneau University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 23%
Top 25% of class 43%
Top 50% of class 65%
Bottom 50% of class 35%
Bottom 25% of class 27%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

LeTourneau University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 851 1,071 1,922
Accepted 321 554 875
Acceptance Rate 38% 52% 46%
Enrolled 120 217 337
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 37% 39% 39%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to LeTourneau University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

LeTourneau University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
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 Required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at LeTourneau University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
D
University of Dallas

Irving, Texas

A
Austin College

Sherman, Texas

T
Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, Texas

S
Southwestern University

Georgetown, Texas

H
Harding University

Searcy, Arkansas

t
College of the Ozarks

Point Lookout, Missouri

C
Central Bible College

Springfield, Missouri

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=226231 IPEDS survey data for LeTourneau University.

FAQs

Does LeTourneau University prefer SAT or ACT?

62% of students submit their SAT scores to LeTourneau University. 53% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into LeTourneau University?

46% of those who apply are granted admission to LeTourneau University. Admission competition is low and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for LeTourneau University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1090 and 1320. 62% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for LeTourneau University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 21 and 28. 53% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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