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Lenoir Community College

Kinston, NC 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate80%
Acceptance Rate80%

Lenoir Community College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to Lenoir Community College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Lenoir Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Lenoir Community College's admissions stats.

Lenoir Community College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.8
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Lenoir Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Lenoir Community College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Lenoir Community College?

Lenoir Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Is Lenoir Community College Difficult To Get Into?

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

In 2021, Lenoir Community College accepted 80% of all applicants, around 1,857 from 2,324 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Lenoir Community College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to health science programs is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Lenoir Community College

For more information on transferring to Lenoir Community College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Lenoir Community College

Lenoir Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Lenoir Community College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Lenoir Community College

Curious about the factors that are considered by Lenoir Community 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 Considered

Make sure to check with Lenoir Community College for more information on admission factors.

Lenoir Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Lenoir Community College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Lenoir Community 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 Lenoir Community College?

Students admitted to Lenoir Community College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.8.

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

Lenoir Community College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Lenoir Community 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 Lenoir Community College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Lenoir Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Lenoir Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Lenoir Community College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Lenoir Community College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Lenoir Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Lenoir Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Lenoir Community College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to Lenoir Community College?

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

What is Lenoir Community College's acceptance rate?

✅ Lenoir Community College's acceptance rate is 80%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Lenoir Community College?

❌ Lenoir Community College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Lenoir Community College?

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Lenoir Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Lenoir Community College? Lenoir Community College is a open admission institution. The Lenoir Community College acceptance rate is 80%. This means that the institution accepts 79 out of every 100 applicants.


Lenoir Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lenoir Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lenoir Community College is Continuous processing.

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

Lenoir Community College ACT Scores


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Lenoir Community College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Lenoir Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Lenoir Community College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.84. 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.

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

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