|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,113 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Livingstone College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,565 applications and only 3,137 students were granted admission. Livingstone College is at the #46 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, 52% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 52% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||640 to 810|
|ACT||13 to 17|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Livingstone College's tuition was $15,454 for all students regardless of residency (42.3% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Livingstone College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 82% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,002 (which is 13.7% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Livingstone College in 2016-2017, was 363, which is 88% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,042 (which is 19.5% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Livingstone College has enrolled a total of 1,204 students (1,188 students full-time and 16 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,204 students, 63 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Black/African American: 75%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 21%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Livingstone 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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||20%||90|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||12%||56|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||10%||44|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||9%||40|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||6%||26|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||4%||18|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||12|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||10|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||10|
|Personal And Culinary Services||1%||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 Livingstone 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 Livingstone College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,000. Last year, out of the total 517 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 470 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 515 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 438 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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