Centenary College of Louisiana Admission Chances

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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into Centenary College of Louisiana? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 501 out of 747 applicants or 67% were admitted making Centenary College of Louisiana a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores. Centenary College of Louisiana typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 418 329 747
Accepted 288 213 501
Acceptance Rate 69% 65% 67%
Enrolled 84 73 157
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 29% 34% 31%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Centenary College of Louisiana and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that Centenary College of Louisiana regularly accepts students with ACTs of 21 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 83 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Centenary College of Louisiana.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1060 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 955. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1165 out of 1600. 36 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 1060 1270
SAT Reading 540 640
SAT Math 520 630
ACT Composite 21 28
ACT English 21 30
ACT Math 21 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >79%
24 to 28 Avg + 67%-79%
21 to 24 Avg - 56%-67%
18 to 21 Reach 45%-56%
Less than 18 Low <45%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1270 and Above Good >78%
1165 to 1270 Avg + 67%-78%
1060 to 1165 Avg - 54%-67%
955 to 1060 Reach 41%-54%
Less than 955 Low <41%

Estimated GPA Requirements

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Centenary College of Louisiana. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Centenary College of Louisiana was 3.53 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Centenary College of Louisiana accepts 67% of students who apply.

What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 35% Good
3.50 to 3.75 25% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 17% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 13% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 10% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 1% Low
2.25 to 2.50 0% Low
2.00 to 2.25 0% Low

Fall 2017 Application Deadline

You have 71 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Aug 1, 2017.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Centenary College of Louisiana and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=158477 IPEDS survey data for Centenary College of Louisiana.

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