LeTourneau University

2100 S Mobberly Ave, Longview, United States
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Overview of LeTourneau University

About this school

LeTourneau is a university with religious orientation. It was founded as a technical institute in 1946, became a four-year college in 1961, and gained university status in 1989. Its 162-acre campus is located in the East Texas community of Longview, 120 miles from Dallas.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,611
    • Men:1,397 (53.5%)
    • Women:1,214 (46.5%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to LeTourneau University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
-
Mathematics
-
-
Science
-
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required for some
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
PO Box 7001
City, State, Zip
Longview, TX  75607-7001
Phone
(903) 233-4300
Fax
(903) 233-3411
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
47% of 1,780 applicants were admitted
Women
37% of 854 applicants were admitted
Men
57% of 926 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
431 (51%) of 838 admitted students enrolled
Women
155 (50%) of 313 admitted students enrolled
Men
276 (53%) of 525 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.57
375 And Above
50%
3.50 - 3.74
24%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
8%
2.50 - 2.99
7%
2.00 - 2.49
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SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
530-660 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
15%
• Score 600 - 700
38%
• Score 500 - 600
38%
• Score 400 - 500
7%
• Score 300 - 400
2%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
530-650 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
12%
• Score 600 - 700
36%
• Score 500 - 600
44%
• Score 400 - 500
8%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
21-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
20%
• Score 24 - 29
38%
• Score 18 - 23
42%
• Score 12 - 17
1%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $30,210 (68.0099054479964%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,970 (22.44484466456551%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,580 (3.5569563259792885%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,660 (5.988293561458803%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


LeTourneau University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline November 1 | Final deadline August 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning November 30
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003584
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
253 (88.5%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
214 (84.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
214 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
37 (17.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$25,705
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 214 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,378
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 183 (85.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,158
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 31 (14.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
69 (24.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,668

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,001 (78.9%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
904 (90.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
897 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
124 (13.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$23,366
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 871 (97.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,806
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 762 (84.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,370
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 84 (9.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
310 (24.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,058

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$36,704
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


83

Part-Time Faculty


144

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


29%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 31% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 35% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 23% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 8% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 45% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 41% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 14% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
299,970

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


LeTourneau University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


81.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


49.8%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


58.5%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


59.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (41)


  • Accounting
  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
  • Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
  • Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician
  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • History, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Welding Technology/Welder

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Engineering, Education

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Engineering Management, Master of Business Administration, Master of School Leadership, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Engineering

Master's Programs of Study (11)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Engineering Management
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Psychology--General

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


81,092

Nearest Metropolitan Area


162 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
32.7 average low in January, 91.9 average high in September
Rain
79 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
120 mile(s) from campus in Dallas
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Longview
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Longview

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


70% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


30%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Not offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Yellow Jackets
School Colors
Blue and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


LeTourneau University offers choral groups, drama theatre

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,302

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,611
Women
1,214
Men
1,397

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.8% Asian
  • 8.5% Black/African-American
  • 5.6% Hispanic/Latino
  • 5.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 70.2% White
  • 8.1% Unknown

International Students


3.0%

Average Age


26

Number of Graduate Students


392

Student Resources

Study resources