|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||412 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Life University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 280 applications and 258 students were granted admission. Life University is at the #90 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 46% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 55% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||830 to 1020|
|ACT||17 to 22|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Life University's tuition was $10,170 for all students regardless of residency (62% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 90% of Life University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 50% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,302 (which is 2.2% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Life University in 2016-2017, was 63, which is 68% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,540 (which is 6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Life University has enrolled a total of 2,692 students (2,285 students full-time and 407 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,692 students, 142 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 718 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,974 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 59 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 18%
Non-resident alien: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Two or more races: 0%
Listed below are the 8 largest majors offered at Life University.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||79%||1,263|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||5%||76||0|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||2%||36|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||34|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||18|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||0%||2|
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 Life University 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 Life University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,400. Last year, out of the total 468 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 384 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 422 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 317 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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