Luther Rice College & Seminary
Lithonia, GA 30038-9869

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,078
Religious affiliation Baptist
Student to faculty ratio 31:1
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
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
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

76%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Luther Rice College & Seminary is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 34 applications and 26 students were granted admission. Luther Rice College & Seminary is at the #74 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
$50
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Luther Rice College & Seminary's tuition was $6,120 for all students regardless of residency (77.2% 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.

$6,988
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$6,120
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$6,120
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 75% of Luther Rice College & Seminary'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 $4,550 (which is 3.4% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Luther Rice College & Seminary in 2016-2017, was 2, which is 50% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,444 (which is 7.7% below the national average.)

$4,550
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,444
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
75%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Luther Rice College & Seminary has enrolled a total of 1,078 students (247 students full-time and 831 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,078 students, 33 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 72% men and 28% women and 350 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 728 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,009 students for distance studies.

1,078
Total Enrollment
33
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 52%

Black/African American: 42%

Hispanic: 3%

Asian: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Two or more races: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Luther Rice College & Seminary.

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
Theology And Religious Vocations 92% 748 206

Graduation & Dropout Rates

67%
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 Luther Rice College & Seminary full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

33%
Still enrolled
--
Dropout rate
--
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.

Earnings After College

$35,100
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Luther Rice College & Seminary graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,100. Last year, out of the total 67 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 67 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 63 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 63 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $35,100 $42,500
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 67 63

Campus Location

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