Lakeland College Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Lakeland College
How hard is it to get into Lakeland College and can I get accepted? The school has a 52% acceptance rate ranking it #2 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 699 out of 1,353 applicants were admitted making Lakeland College a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 48 percent. Lakeland College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 26% 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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Lakeland College SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT9%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||620|
|SAT Math 25th||610|
|SAT Composite 25th||1230|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||640|
|SAT Math 75th||620|
|SAT Composite 75th||1260|
|Average SAT Score||1250|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lakeland College?
Lakeland College typically requires applicants to be in the top 20 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1230 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 1210. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1250 out of 1600. The school ranks #5 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 9 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|
|1260 and Above||Good||>65%|
|1245 to 1260||Avg +||52%-65%|
|1230 to 1245||Avg -||39%-52%|
|1215 to 1230||Reach||27%-39%|
|Less than 1215||Low||<27%|
Lakeland College ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT87%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lakeland College?
Admission data indicates that Lakeland College 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 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #29 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 87 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lakeland College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>65%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||52%-65%|
|16 to 19||Avg -||39%-52%|
|13 to 16||Reach||27%-39%|
|Less than 13||Low||<27%|
Avg. High School GPA3.0
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Lakeland College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lakeland College was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #32 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Lakeland College accepts 52% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||5%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||14%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||10%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||33%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||24%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
70% of Lakeland College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||15%|
|Top 25% of class||35%|
|Top 50% of class||70%|
|Bottom 50% of class||30%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||28%||25%||26%|
Applications are DueSep 1, 2020
Days left to Apply318
Applicants have 318 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Sep 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Lakeland College before the Sep 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 26||Nov 14|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Lakeland College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238980 IPEDS survey data for Lakeland College.