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Central Lakes College

Brainerd, MN 2-Year Public
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Central Lakes College Admissions

If you want to apply to Central Lakes College, the fee for the application is $20.

Central Lakes College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Central Lakes College's admissions stats.

Central Lakes College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist Yes

Central Lakes College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Central Lakes College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to Central Lakes College?

Central Lakes College does not offer early decision or early action.

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How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Central Lakes College?

Getting into Central Lakes College is not competitive. Central Lakes College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Central Lakes College **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Central Lakes College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transferring to Central Lakes College

For more information on transferring to Central Lakes College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Central Lakes College

Central Lakes College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Central Lakes College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Central Lakes College

Curious about the factors that are considered by Central Lakes College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Standardized Test Scores Important

Make sure to check with Central Lakes College for more information on admission factors.

Central Lakes College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Central Lakes College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Central Lakes College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Central Lakes College?

Central Lakes College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Central Lakes College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Central Lakes College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Central Lakes College

Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Central Lakes College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Central Lakes College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Central Lakes College.

Does Central Lakes College accept transfer credits?

✅ Central Lakes College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Central Lakes College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to Central Lakes College?

✅ Central Lakes College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Central Lakes College?

❌ Central Lakes College does not offer early decision.

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Central Lakes College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Central Lakes College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Central Lakes College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Central Lakes College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Central Lakes College ACT Scores


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Central Lakes College SAT Scores


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Central Lakes College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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Campus Setting

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