If you are thinking about applying to LA Tech, the fee for the application costs $20.
Students who apply to LA Tech for fall semester should hear back from LA Tech by June 5.
The following is an overiew of some of LA Tech's admissions stats.
|LA Tech 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||26%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||8%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||93%|
Check with Louisiana Tech University directly for more info on application deadlines.
Louisiana Tech University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with LA Tech directly for more information about early applications.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
LA Tech has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important 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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.
What does LA Tech consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
Make sure to check with LA Tech for more information on admission factors.
To apply to LA Tech, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with LA Tech's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Transcript of High School Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
Students admitted to LA Tech have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 92% submitted a class rank. At LA Tech 26% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 51% were in the top 25% and 82% were in the top 50%.
At Louisiana Tech University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||29%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22%|
|3.25 and 3.49||18%|
|3.00 and 3.24||11%|
|2.50 and 2.9||7%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to LA Tech directly.
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.
LA Tech looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
LA Tech 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.
In 2022, 8% of LA Tech's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 93% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other LA Tech applicants, you should aim to earn between 1100 and 1260 (or higher!) on the SAT. At LA Tech 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1260 and 25% of scored lower than 1100, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of LA Tech students scored 650 or higher and 75% of students scored 530 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of LA Tech students scored 630 or higher, and 75% scored a 530 or higher.
To be most competitive at LA Tech, you should strive to earn between 22 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for LA Tech's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for LA Tech students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to LA Tech. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in LA Tech during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Winter Term
• Spring Term
• Winter Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to LA Tech?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to LA Tech.
Does LA Tech accept transfer credits?
✅ LA Tech accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. LA Tech accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does LA Tech accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ LA Tech does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to LA Tech?
✅ LA Tech is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is LA Tech's acceptance rate?
✅ LA Tech has an acceptance rate of 66%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at LA Tech?
🟨 LA Tech may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
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How hard is it to get into LA Tech? LA Tech is a somewhat selective institution. The LA Tech acceptance rate is 66%. This means that the institution accepts 65 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to LA Tech is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At LA Tech, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.58. 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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