Le Moyne-Owen College

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Le Moyne-Owen College is a historically black college found in Memphis, TN. The small size of enrollment, which is approximately around 1000 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

Many of the students that got into this school have scored in-between 14 to 17 on the ACT. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Le Moyne-Owen College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.51 - 2.72. Only 23% of applicants are accepted to this school due to the fair number of applicants and the increase competition for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at loc.edu.

Overall Le Moyne-Owen College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

23.3%

The overall acceptance rate for Le Moyne-Owen College was reported as 23.3% in Fall 2012 with over 1,240 applications submitted to this school. 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

  • ACT Scores: 14 - 17
  • Average GPA: 2.51 - 2.72

How Hard Is It to Get into Le Moyne-Owen College?

Applicant Selectivity: Low

When considering the average GPA and SAT/ACT scores of students accepted to Le Moyne-Owen College and comparing to other schools nationwide, applicant selectivity is lower than most other schools.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2016 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2016-2017 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Le Moyne-Owen College has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 72.1%
  • 2009-2010: 38.3%
  • 2010-2011: 40.2%
  • 2011-2012: 23.3%
  • 2012-2013: 23.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 31.4%

How Does Le Moyne-Owen College Compare?

23.3%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Le Moyne-Owen College is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences46.3%
Christian Brothers University47.5%
Memphis College of Art39.8%
Rhodes College57.6%

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 Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,24233.5%66.5%
Admitted29029.7%70.3%
Enrolled19039.5%60.5%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Le Moyne-Owen College (Fall 2012)

ACT®Score Range
English12 - 18
Math15 - 16
Composite Score14 - 17
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