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Colleges / Louisiana Christian University

Louisiana Christian University

Pineville, LA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%

Louisiana College Admissions

Louisiana College is moderately difficult to get into. Around 76% of applicants get into Louisiana College each year. Last year, 941 students applied to Louisiana College and 716 were admitted.

If you are considering submitting an application to Louisiana College, the fee for the application is $25.

Louisiana College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Louisiana College's admissions stats.

Louisiana College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 7%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 75%
Waitlist No

Louisiana College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Louisiana College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Louisiana College?

Louisiana College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

Some students apply early to college in hopes that it will increase their chances of acceptance. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase the chance of acceptance, since it is a way to show that you are very interested in a school.

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

More on Louisiana College Admissions

Transferring to Louisiana College

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Louisiana College

Louisiana College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Louisiana College Look For in an Applicant?

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 given the most weight 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 on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Louisiana College

Curious about the factors that are considered by Louisiana 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 Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Talent/Ability Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

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

Louisiana College Application Requirements

To apply to Louisiana College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Louisiana College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Louisiana College?

Students admitted to Louisiana College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4. Louisiana College considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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

Louisiana 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.

In 2022, 7% of Louisiana College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 75% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Louisiana College?

To be competitive with other Louisiana College applicants, you should strive to earn between 960 and 1110 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Louisiana College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1110 and 25% of scored lower than 960, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Louisiana College students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Louisiana College students scored 520 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.

To be most competitive at Louisiana College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Louisiana College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Louisiana College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

More Information on Transferring to Louisiana College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Louisiana College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Louisiana College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Louisiana College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Louisiana College?

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

Does Louisiana College accept transfer credits?

✅ Louisiana College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Does Louisiana College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Louisiana College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Louisiana College?

✅ Louisiana College is not test optional.

What is Louisiana College's acceptance rate?

✅ Louisiana College has an acceptance rate of 76%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Louisiana College?

❌ Louisiana College does not offer early decision.

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Louisiana College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Louisiana College? Louisiana College is a somewhat selective institution. The Louisiana College acceptance rate is 76%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.


Louisiana College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Louisiana College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

960 - 1110


Math SAT Range

480 - 560


Reading SAT Range

460 - 520

Louisiana College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Louisiana College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.35. 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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