La Roche College (LRC)

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LRC can be found in Pittsburgh, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled per year at La Roche College.

Many of the students getting into LRC got an SAT score between 1180 to 1510, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 17 to 24. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the LRC average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.80 - 3.14. An estimated 60 percent of all students which applied were accepted at LRC, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 28 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at laroche.edu.

Overall LRC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

55.6%

The overall acceptance rate for La Roche College was reported as 55.6% in Fall 2013 with over 1,490 applications submitted to LRC. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • LRC SAT Scores: 1180 - 1510
  • LRC ACT Scores: 17 - 24
  • LRC Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into La Roche College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into La Roche College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for LRC has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 67.5%
  • 2010-2011: 56.6%
  • 2011-2012: 46.1%
  • 2012-2013: 52.0%
  • 2013-2014: 55.6%
  • Projected LRC Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 54.0%

How Does LRC Compare?

55.6%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for LRC is zero percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Point Park University73.9%
Carlow University95.2%
Chatham University60.8%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington73.8%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Beaver87.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,48843.9%56.1%
Admitted82842.5%57.5%
Enrolled22943.2%56.8%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to LRC (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading400 - 520
Math400 - 520
Writing380 - 470
Total Score1180 - 1510
ACT®Score Range
English16 - 22
Math16 - 24
Composite Score17 - 24
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