Admission Requirements

United States residents who have not previously attended college are required to submit:

  • A completed online application
  • An application fee of $25.00
  • Official high school transcripts
  • SAT and/or ACT scores- if available due to lack of testing during COVID-19

 Admissions requirements for a clear acceptance into Louisburg College are

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.00 or higher on a 4.00 scale (C average or better)
  • Composite SAT Score of 880 or higher (critical reading and math only)
  • 17 or higher on the ACT (in place of SAT)

Louisburg College may offer a conditional admission status to students who do not fully meet admissions requirements but show potential for success. Louisburg College may require conditionally admitted students to register for specific courses and/ or complete course work during the summer before their enrollment at Louisburg.

High School Courses

We strongly recommend that students preparing for admission to Louisburg College complete the following high school courses:

Course

Instructional Emphasis

English

Four course units emphasizing grammar, composition, and literature

Mathematics

Three units including Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry or a higher-level mathematics course for which Algebra II is a prerequisite

Science

Three units including:

  • at least one unit in a life or biological science (for example Biology or Zoology)
  • at least one unit in physical science (for example Chemistry or Physics)
  • at least one laboratory course

Social Studies

Two course units including one unit in U.S. History

Foreign Language

Two units in the same language is recommended but not required.