Lincoln University
Oakland, CA 94612-2801

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 792
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 27:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Lincoln University has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$75
Undergrad students
$75
Graduate students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Lincoln University's tuition was $10,200 for all students regardless of residency (61.9% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$15,915
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$10,200
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$10,200
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 24% of Lincoln University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,030 (which is 14.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lincoln University in 2016-2017, was 8, which is 24% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,280 (which is 10.4% below the national average.)

$5,030
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,280
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
24%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lincoln University has enrolled a total of 792 students (749 students full-time and 43 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 58% men and 42% women and 138 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 654 for graduates studies.

792
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Non-resident alien: 90%

White: 5%

Asian: 3%

Black/African American: 2%

Hispanic: 1%

Two or more races: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Lincoln 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
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 85% 378
Health Professions And Related Programs 6% 29

Graduation & Dropout Rates

86%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Lincoln University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
--
Dropout rate
14%
Transfered out

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.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Lincoln University.

Saybrook University
0.1 mile away
The Wright Institute
4.5 mile away
Holy Names University
4.5 mile away
Mills College
4.7 mile away