LeTourneau University (LETU)

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LETU can be found in Longview, TX, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around three thousand students enrolled per year at LETU.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to LeTourneau University. A score between 1030 - 1300 on the SAT exam, or 22 - 30 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 LETU average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.23 - 3.64. An estimated 40% of all applicant were admitted at LeTourneau University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 46% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at letu.edu.

Overall LETU Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for LeTourneau University was reported as 40.7% in Fall 2013 with over 1,810 applications submitted to LETU. 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

  • LETU ACT Scores: 22 - 30
  • LETU Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.64

How Hard Is It to Get into LeTourneau University?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to LETU is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

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 LETU has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 59.0%
  • 2010-2011: 58.8%
  • 2011-2012: 55.9%
  • 2012-2013: 43.3%
  • 2013-2014: 40.7%
  • Projected LETU Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 47.4%

How Does LETU Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for LETU is thirty-six percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
East Texas Baptist University73.6%
Centenary College of Louisiana66.0%
Louisiana State University-Shreveport83.5%
Texas A & M University-Texarkana37.2%
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus60.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records 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)


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

ACT®Score Range
English21 - 29
Math23 - 28
Composite Score22 - 30
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