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Admission Comparison Between Southland Conference Members

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Acceptance Rate and Application Statistics

The following table compares the admission related statistics including number of applicants, admitted, and enrolled between colleges in Southland Conference. The average acceptance rate of colleges in Southland Conference is 88.12% and the average admission yield (enrollment rate) is 25.19%.
McNeese State University has the tighest (lowest) acceptance rate of 68.99% and McNeese State University has the highest yield (enrollment rate) of 57.00% among colleges in Southland Conference. The numbers in parenthesis() in below table represent the number and rate by gender (men/women). The statistics is based on the latest data from IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education for academic year 2021-2022.
Admission Stats Comparison Between Colleges In Southland Conference
Name ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolledAcceptance RateEnrollment Rate
University of Central Arkansas6,057 (2,152/3,905) 5,572 (1,958/3,632) 1,839 (666/1,198) 92% (91%/93%) 33% (34%/31%)
McNeese State University2,599 (1,049/1,550) 1,793 (745/1,039) 1,022 (462/561) 69% (71%/67%) 57% (62%/36%)
University of New Orleans5,633 (2,040/3,593) 4,563 (1,652/2,874) 1,141 (529/604) 81% (81%/80%) 25% (32%/17%)
Nicholls State University2,167 (858/1,309) 2,102 (824/1,283) 946 (379/577) 97% (96%/98%) 45% (46%/44%)
Northwestern State University of Louisiana3,738 (1,166/2,572) 3,588 (1,119/2,469) 1,292 (414/889) 96% (96%/96%) 36% (37%/35%)
Southeastern Louisiana University5,634 (2,048/3,586) 5,578 (2,028/3,550) 2,231 (892/1,349) 99% (99%/99%) 40% (44%/38%)
Abilene Christian University8,208 (2,831/5,377) 5,746 (1,897/3,871) 804 (322/503) 70% (67%/72%) 14% (17%/9%)
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi7,222 (2,751/4,471) 6,572 (2,476/4,113) 1,774 (718/1,069) 91% (90%/92%) 27% (29%/24%)
Houston Baptist University9,685 (3,261/6,424) 8,232 (2,674/5,525) 823 (294/497) 85% (82%/86%) 10% (11%/8%)
University of the Incarnate Word8,999 (3,090/5,909) 8,459 (2,843/5,614) 930 (341/617) 94% (92%/95%) 11% (12%/10%)
Lamar University6,129 (2,444/3,685) 5,394 (2,077/3,317) 1,564 (706/862) 88% (85%/90%) 29% (34%/23%)
Sam Houston State University11,556 (3,970/7,586) 11,209 (3,772/7,358) 2,914 (1,018/1,913) 97% (95%/97%) 26% (27%/25%)
Stephen F Austin State University7,811 (2,701/5,110) 6,483 (2,134/4,344) 1,686 (619/1,086) 83% (79%/85%) 26% (29%/21%)
Average6,572 (2,335/2,335)5,792 (2,015/3,768)1,459 (566/902)88.12% (86.3%/161.4%)25.19% (28.1%/23.9%)

SAT Scores Comparison

The average SAT score of 25th percentile is 980 and 75th percentile is 1,183 for colleges in Southland Conference. By subject, the average score of the SAT Evidence-based Reading and Writing is 546 and the average SAT Math score is 535.
has the highest SAT scores of -1 and has the lowest SAT scores of 1,000,000 among colleges in Southland Conference. The following table compares SAT Scores between colleges in Southland Conference for academic year 2021-2022.
SAT Score Comparison Between Colleges In Southland Conference
NameSubmit%*
(Submit#**)
Evidence-Based Reading and WritingMath
25th 175th 225th 175th 2
University of Central Arkansas3%
(54)
500600480560
McNeese State University9%
(90)
490560500610
University of New Orleans5%
(58)
520640490640
Nicholls State University2%
(19)
520605518623
Northwestern State University of Louisiana3%
(37)
480580440540
Southeastern Louisiana UniversityTest Scores are recommended to submit for applying to the school, but no data is available/reported.
Abilene Christian University35%
(293)
530640520630
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi47%
(861)
490600480580
Houston Baptist University26%
(206)
520640520610
University of the Incarnate Word35%
(336)
470590450570
Lamar University42%
(574)
460560450540
Sam Houston State University57%
(1,664)
480570470550
Stephen F Austin State University73%
(967)
490580490580
Average28.08% 495.83597.08 484.00586.08

*Number of first-time degree/certificate-seeking students submitting SAT scores.

**Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking students submitting SAT scores.

125th Percentile: 25% of students scored at or below.

275th Percentile: 25% of students scored above.

ACT Scores Comparison

The average ACT score of 25th percentile is 54 and 75th percentile is 74 for colleges in Southland Conference. By subject, the average ACT Composite score is 22, the average ACT English score is 22, and the average ACT Math score is 21.
has the highest ACT scores of -1 and has the lowest ACT scores of 1,000,000 among colleges in Southland Conference. The following table compares ACT Scores between colleges in Southland Conference for academic year 2021-2022.
ACT Score Comparison Between Colleges In Southland Conference
NameSubmit%*
(Submit#**)
CompositeEnglishMath
25th 175th 225th 175th 2 25th 175th 2
University of Central Arkansas94%
(1,751)
1926 20281725
McNeese State University92%
(936)
2024 19251824
University of New Orleans78%
(897)
1824 18261623
Nicholls State University98%
(925)
2025 21261824
Northwestern State University of Louisiana88%
(1,142)
1622 16241622
Southeastern Louisiana UniversityTest Scores are recommended to submit for applying to the school, but no data is available/reported.
Abilene Christian University28%
(231)
2228 21292027
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi15%
(269)
1825 16241724
Houston Baptist University5%
(39)
2227 20302225
University of the Incarnate Word10%
(98)
1723 15231623
Lamar University8%
(108)
1624 15231624
Sam Houston State University16%
(457)
1823 17261623
Stephen F Austin State University45%
(598)
1824 17231724
Average48.08% 18.6724.58 17.9225.58 17.4224.00

*Number of first-time degree/certificate-seeking students submitting SAT scores.

**Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking students submitting SAT scores.

125th Percentile: 25% of students scored at or below.

275th Percentile: 25% of students scored above.

Application Requirements

The following table list and compare the requirements when applying colleges in Southland Conference based on academic year 2021-2022 data.
Application Requirements Comparison Between Colleges In Southland Conference
NameHS GPAHS RankHS Record Prep. ProgramRec.Compe.SAT/ACTTOEFL
University of Central Arkansas
McNeese State University
University of New Orleans
Nicholls State University
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Southeastern Louisiana University
Abilene Christian University
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi
Houston Baptist University
University of the Incarnate Word
Lamar University
Sam Houston State University
Stephen F Austin State University

: Required : Considered but not Required : Recommended : Neither Required nor Recommended

  • HS GPA: High School or Secondary School GPA
  • HS Rank: High School or Secondary School Rank
  • HS Record: High School or Secondary School Record
  • Prep. Program: Completion of College Preparatory Program
  • Rec.: Recommendations
  • Comp.: Formal demonstration of competencies (e.g., portfolios, certificates of mastery, assessment instruments)