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Plymouth, Wisconsin

Lakeland College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Lakeland College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
51.7%
Admission Difficulty for Lakeland College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Lakeland College and can I get accepted? The school has a 52% acceptance rate. 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

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1230-1260
Applicants Submitting SAT
9%
SAT Scores for Lakeland College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 620
SAT Math 25th 610
SAT Composite 25th 1230
SAT Scores for Lakeland College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 620
SAT Composite 75th 1260
Average SAT Score 1250

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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. 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lakeland College admission chances by SAT score
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%
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Lakeland College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
87%
ACT Scores for Lakeland College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Lakeland College
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. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 87 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lakeland College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lakeland College admission chances by ACT score
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%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.0
Typical High School Grades
B

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. 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.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Lakeland College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 14% Good
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

High School Class Rank

70% of Lakeland College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Lakeland College students
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%

Admission Statistics

Lakeland College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 529 824 1,353
Accepted 289 410 699
Acceptance Rate 55% 50% 52%
Enrolled 80 103 183
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 28% 25% 26%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Sep 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
43

Applicants have 43 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Sep 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lakeland College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Lakeland College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lakeland College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
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.