Lyndon State College
Lyndonville, VT 05851-0919

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,256
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 14:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 731 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
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
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
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

98%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Lyndon State College is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,204 applications and 1,184 students were granted admission. Lyndon State College is at the #96 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, 7% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 58% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT840 to 1060
ACT15 to 23

Application Fee

$49
Undergrad students
$49
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

Lyndon State College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $21,912 and in-state students paid $10,224.

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

$15,587
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$10,224
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$21,912
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 98% of Lyndon State College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 42% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,579 (which is 3.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lyndon State College in 2016-2017, was 202, which is 76% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,345 (which is 0.8% above the national average.)

$4,579
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,345
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
98%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lyndon State College has enrolled a total of 1,256 students (966 students full-time and 290 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,256 students, 87 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 56% men and 44% women and 1,171 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 85 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 19 students for distance studies.

1,256
Total Enrollment
87
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 81%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Hispanic: 4%

Black/African American: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lyndon State 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
Visual And Performing Arts 18% 118
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 14% 90
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 11% 74
Education 9% 58
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 24
Physical Sciences 3% 22
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 3% 21
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 3% 20
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 3% 19
Psychology 3% 18

Graduation & Dropout Rates

38%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

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

2%
Still enrolled
39%
Dropout rate
22%
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

$26,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Lyndon State College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,300. Last year, out of the total 750 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 698 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 749 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 659 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,300 $31,500
Employment Rate 93% 88%
Total Graduates 750 749

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

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32.6 mile away
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50.1 mile away
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