Acceptance Rate
44%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
16%
Freshmen Enrollment
173
SAT Scores
1,120
ACT Scores
24

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 2,394 students have applied and 1,063 students have allowed to admit to Lyon College (Acceptance rate: 44.40%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 16.27 % where 173 students have finally enrolled out of 1,063 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas.
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas.

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,120 and the average ACT score is 24 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Lyon College1,12024
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges113269
4-Years Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas109370

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Lyon College, 17 students submitted SAT scores (10% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,120 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing520620
Mathematics520580
Total1,0401,200
At Lyon College, 156 students submitted ACT scores (90% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 24 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2126
English2027
Mathematics2125
Total6278

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Lyon College. The school requires 2 items to submit - Secondary school GPA and Admission test scores and 1 items are recommended to submit - Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Lyon College
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordNeither required nor recommended
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended