If you are thinking about applying to Lakeland, the regular decision application deadline is September 1 and the fee for the application is $15.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Students who apply for Fall should hear back from Lakeland by September 1.
|Lakeland 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.0|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
Lakeland Community College does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into Lakeland is not competitive. Lakeland has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, Lakeland **accepted .
Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Lakeland, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to allied health programs is program moderately difficult.
It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.
To apply, all applicants to Lakeland must submit the following items. Double check with Lakeland's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Lakeland have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Lakeland Community College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||9.1%|
|3.50 and 3.74||10.8%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.4%|
|3.00 and 3.24||17.5%|
|2.50 and 2.9||22%|
|2.00 and 2.49||15.2%|
Lakeland considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Lakeland is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
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For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Lakeland.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is September 1. Applicants should hear back by September 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Lakeland during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Lakeland?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Lakeland.
Does Lakeland accept transfer credits?
Lakeland accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Lakeland accepts:
Do I have to submit test scores to Lakeland?
Lakeland is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lakeland is Sep 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lakeland is Sep 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Lakeland, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.0. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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