|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||Presbyterian Church (USA)|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||707 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Lees-McRae College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,531 applications and 965 students were granted admission. Lees-McRae College is at the #61 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Lees-McRae College's tuition was $24,878 for all students regardless of residency (7.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Lees-McRae College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,268 (which is 3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lees-McRae College in 2016-2017, was 133, which is 68% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,080 (which is 3.1% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Lees-McRae College has enrolled a total of 991 students (978 students full-time and 13 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 991 students, 137 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 290 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 12%
Black/African American: 6%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lees-McRae College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||19%||132||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||10%||74|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||8%||58||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||7%||46|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||4%||26||0|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||16|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||14|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||10|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lees-McRae College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Lees-McRae College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,200. Last year, out of the total 430 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 387 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 539 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 474 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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