Lancaster Bible College

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Lancaster Bible College can be found in Lancaster, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Lancaster Bible College has an enrollment of nearly two thousand students.

Students can report either the SAT Exam or ACT scores at this school. A score between 980 - 1180 on the SAT exam, or 18 - 24 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Lancaster Bible College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.25. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Lancaster Bible College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Lancaster Bible College was reported as 96.0% in Fall 2020 with over 276 college 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: 18 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Lancaster Bible College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Lancaster Bible College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Lancaster Bible College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 67.4%
  • 2017-2018: 71.8%
  • 2018-2019: 63.6%
  • 2019-2020: 96.0%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 73.0%

How Does Lancaster Bible College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Lancaster Bible College is sixty-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences78.2%
Franklin and Marshall College30.4%
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design43.3%
Elizabethtown College80.8%
Lebanon Valley College79.6%

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
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Lancaster Bible College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading500 - 600
Math480 - 580
Total Score980 - 1180
ACT®Score Range
English18 - 24
Math16 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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