Louisiana State University-Shreveport (LSUS)

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LSUS can be found in Shreveport, LA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. About four thousand students are enrolled at Louisiana State University-Shreveport.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at this school. A score in the range of 960 - 1050 on the SAT exam, or 20 - 24 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the LSUS average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.25 for accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of about 83 percent with 77 percent of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at lsus.edu.

Overall LSUS Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

83.5%

The overall acceptance rate for Louisiana State University-Shreveport was reported as 83.5% in Fall 2013 with over 539 college applications submitted to LSUS. 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

  • LSUS ACT Scores: 20 - 24
  • LSUS Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Louisiana State University-Shreveport?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Louisiana State University-Shreveport, 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 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Louisiana State University-Shreveport has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 75.7%
  • 2010-2011: 82.1%
  • 2011-2012: 48.4%
  • 2012-2013: 86.3%
  • 2013-2014: 83.5%
  • Projected LSUS Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 77.6%

How Does LSUS Compare?

83.5%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Louisiana State University-Shreveport is fifty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Centenary College of Louisiana66.0%
East Texas Baptist University73.6%
LeTourneau University40.7%
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus60.8%
Texas A & M University-Texarkana37.2%

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 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
Applicants53936.2%63.8%
Admitted45036.9%63.1%
Enrolled34542.3%57.7%

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

ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math18 - 24
Composite Score20 - 24
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