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LeTourneau University Admission Requirements

Longview, Texas

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Chances of getting into LeTourneau University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
44.5%
Admission Difficulty for LeTourneau University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionAverage
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How hard is it to get into LeTourneau University and can I get accepted? The school has a 45% acceptance rate ranking it #9 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,030 out of 2,314 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 40 percent. LeTourneau University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Requirements

You must submit admission test scores with your application. LeTourneau University 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.

LeTourneau University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1090-1310
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 660
SAT Composite 75th 1310
Average SAT Score 1200

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

LeTourneau University typically prefers 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 980. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1200 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 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

LeTourneau University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1310 and Above Good >58%
1200 to 1310 Avg + 45%-58%
1090 to 1200 Avg - 32%-45%
980 to 1090 Reach 22%-32%
Less than 980 Low <22%
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LeTourneau University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
22-29 
Applicants Submitting ACT
53%
ACT Scores for LeTourneau University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for LeTourneau University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 29
ACT Math 75th 28
ACT Composite 75th 29
Average ACT Score 25

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 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 53 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to LeTourneau University.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

LeTourneau University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
29 and Above Good >60%
25 to 29 Avg + 45%-60%
22 to 25 Avg - 34%-45%
19 to 22 Reach 25%-34%
Less than 19 Low <25%
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LeTourneau University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

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

What GPA do you need to get into LeTourneau University?

Applicants require 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

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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

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Admission Statistics

LeTourneau University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,011 1,303 2,314
Accepted 358 672 1,030
Acceptance Rate 35% 52% 45%
Enrolled 121 241 362
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 34% 36% 35%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to LeTourneau University is $0.

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 Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Considered but not required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at LeTourneau University
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=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?

45% 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 1310. 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 22 and 29. 53% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.