|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,787 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Lindenwood University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,039 applications and 2,209 students were granted admission. Lindenwood University is at the #53 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, 78% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 18% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||920 to 1130|
|ACT||20 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Lindenwood University's tuition was $15,672 for all students regardless of residency (41.5% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Lindenwood University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 32% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,212 (which is 4.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lindenwood University in 2016-2017, was 776, which is 64% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,533 (which is 6.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Lindenwood University has enrolled a total of 10,750 students (7,956 students full-time and 2,794 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 10,750 students, 744 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 7,549 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,201 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 836 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 15%
Black/African American: 14%
Non-resident alien: 10%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lindenwood 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|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||17%||438|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||13%||350||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||11%||284|
|English Language And Literature/letters||7%||187||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||1%||21|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||14||2|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||0%||11||0|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||0%||6|
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 Lindenwood 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 Lindenwood University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,100. Last year, out of the total 2,203 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,049 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,082 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,895 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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