Longview, Texas

LeTourneau University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into LeTourneau University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
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 47% acceptance rate ranking it #15 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 838 out of 1,780 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 38% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Sponsored by Cappex

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

Calculate My Chances

LeTourneau University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for LeTourneau University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 560
SAT Composite 25th 1130
SAT Scores for LeTourneau University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 680
SAT Math 75th 690
SAT Composite 75th 1370
Average SAT Score 1250

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 36 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1130 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 1010. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1250 out of 1600. The school ranks #13 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. 60 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

LeTourneau University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1370 and Above Good >60%
1250 to 1370 Avg + 47%-60%
1130 to 1250 Avg - 34%-47%
1010 to 1130 Reach 23%-34%
Less than 1010 Low <23%
Calculate My Chances Ad

LeTourneau University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
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 28
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. 52 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to LeTourneau University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

LeTourneau University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >62%
24 to 28 Avg + 47%-62%
21 to 24 Avg - 36%-47%
18 to 21 Reach 26%-36%
Less than 18 Low <26%
Calculate My Chances Ad

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

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

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%

Admission Statistics

LeTourneau University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 854 926 1,780
Accepted 313 525 838
Acceptance Rate 37% 57% 47%
Enrolled 106 215 321
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 34% 41% 38%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to LeTourneau University and what considerations affect 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

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