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Louisiana Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For the academic year 2020-2021, 431,175 students have applied and among them 222,646 were admitted to Louisiana Colleges. 81,424 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. The following table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Louisiana Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total431,175 222,64681,424
Public Schools240,801 159,59467,915
4 Years (Or High)240,801 159,59467,915
2-4 Years0 00
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools190,374 63,05213,509
4 Years (Or High)190,152 62,93913,416
2-4 Years222 11393
Less Than 2 Years0 00
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Louisiana Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Louisiana Colleges is 51.64% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 66.28% and the average rate of private schools was 33.12%. The following table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Louisiana Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average51.64%
Public Schools66.28%
4 Years (Or High)66.28%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools33.12%
4 Years (Or High)33.10%
2-4 Years50.90%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Louisiana Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Louisiana Colleges was 51.64% in academic year 2020-2021. Public schools' average admission yield was 66.28% and the average rate of private schools was 33.12%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. The following table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Louisiana Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average36.57%
Public Schools42.55%
4 Years (Or High)42.55%
2-4 Years0.00%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools21.43%
4 Years (Or High)21.32%
2-4 Years82.30%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Louisiana Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Louisiana Colleges is 810 for the academic year 2020-2021. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%373371
75%439437
Public Schools25%391392
75%463470
Private Schools25%356350
75%414404
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Louisiana Colleges

ACT Scores

The average ACT score of Louisiana Colleges is 41 for the academic year 2020-2021. The following table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2020-2021. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2020-2021)
Louisiana Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%18 1816
75%22 2321
Public Schools25%191918
75%242523
Private Schools25%171715
75%212220
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Louisiana Colleges