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Louisiana Tech University - 2016

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Institution Information

General Admissions

Entrance Requirements and Recommendations

Requirements

IN-STATE

High School Curriculum: Regents' core curriculum (19 units)

High School GPA and ACT/SAT:
Minimum composite ACT of 23, or new SAT of 1130 (ERW + M1), or old SAT of 1050 (CR + M2 - pre 2016 test date), and overall GPA > 2.0. or
Core GPA > 2.5 with a minimum composite ACT of 15, or new SAT of 810 (ERW + M1), or old SAT of 720 (CR + M2 - pre 2016 test date).

OUT-OF-STATE AND HOME-SCHOOLED

High School GPA and ACT/SAT:
Minimum composite ACT of 26, or new SAT of 1240 (ERW + M1), or old SAT of 1170 (CR + M2 - pre 2016 test date), and overall GPA > 2.0. or
Minimum composite ACT of 23, or new SAT of 1130 (ERW + M1), or old SAT of 1050 (CR + M2 - pre 2016 test date), and GPA on at least 17 credits of the Core > 2.5 or
Meet in-state requirement; see above.

ALL STUDENTS

No Remedial Courses Needed:
Minimum ACT Math sub-score of 19, or new SAT Math score of 500, or old SAT Math score of 460 (pre 2016 test date)
Minimum ACT English sub-score of 18, or new SAT Writing and Language (W&L) score of 25, or old SAT Critical Reading score of 450 (pre 2016 test date)

Recommendations

The best recommendation to prepare a student for a college career in Engineering is to complete the following: English (4 units), Algebra (4 units), Plane Geometry (1 unit), Trigonometry (1 unit), Chemistry (1 unit), and Physics (1 unit).