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 900 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores to this school. A score in the range of 735 - 915 on the SAT exam, or 14 - 18 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. 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 - 2.81. This school has an acceptance rate of around 80% with 51% of applicants deciding to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at .loc.edu.

Overall Le Moyne-Owen College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Le Moyne-Owen College was reported as 80.4% in Fall 2020 with over 368 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: 14 - 18
  • Average GPA: 2.51 - 2.81

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 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 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

  • 2016-2017: 100.0%
  • 2017-2018: 100.0%
  • 2018-2019: 92.8%
  • 2019-2020: 80.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 83.8%

How Does Le Moyne-Owen College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Le Moyne-Owen College is forty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

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Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences59.6%
Rust College50.3%
Williams Baptist College58.8%
Lyon College44.4%

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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Le Moyne-Owen College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading385 - 465
Math350 - 450
Total Score735 - 915
ACT®Score Range
English13 - 17
Math15 - 17
Composite Score14 - 18
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