Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences (PA College)

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Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences can be found in Lancaster, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around a thousand students enrolled each year at PA College.

A large majority of students at Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences scored between 850 (25th percentile) to 1060 (75th percentile) on the SAT exam. Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences accepts roughly 50 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, around 75 percent continue on to register and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at pacollege.edu.

Overall PA College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

52.0%

The overall acceptance rate for Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences was reported as 52.0% in Fall 2013 with over 423 applications submitted to PA College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

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 Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 38.5%
  • 2010-2011: 39.1%
  • 2011-2012: 31.4%
  • 2012-2013: 28.0%
  • 2013-2014: 52.0%
  • Projected PA College Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 39.5%

How Does PA College Compare?

52.0%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences is seven percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design36.1%
Franklin and Marshall College39.3%
Lancaster Bible College58.1%
Elizabethtown College69.6%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York84.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants42317.0%83.0%
Admitted22017.7%82.3%
Enrolled16417.1%82.9%
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