65%

Acceptance Rate

$22,740

Avg.Financial Aid

003066

FAFSA Code

About Lake Erie College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,160

Website

www.lec.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Lake Erie College is a private university located in Painesville, OH. Lake Erie College covers an area of 52 acres. It was in 1856 when the Lake Erie College was founded. Forest green and white are the official colors of the Lake Erie College. Out of total 1,177 students enrolled at LEC, 955 belong to undergraduate courses while 222 are postgraduate students. The school has a total of 45 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 88% of the students are 24 and under at Lake Erie College. At LEC around 68% are white, 13% are Black or African American, and 6% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 50% of the students are females and 50% are males. In its 164 years of existence, LEC has produced several known personalities like Deborah Goodrich, Louise Tracy, Migdalia Cruz, and Anthony Kukwa. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. A total of 82 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by LEC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by HLC Higher Learning Commission. ~$31 million is the total value of endowment of the Lake Erie College.

Location & Contact

Address

391 W Washington St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4403757000
Fax: 4403757005
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Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

65%

SAT Range

923 - 1130

ACT Range

17 - 23

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to LEC is easy. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Lake Erie College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 391 W Washington St, Painesville, Ohio 44077-3389. They can also call them at (440) 375-7000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$20,460

Average Annual Cost

$29,986

Books And Supplies

$1,220

Other Fees

$1,436

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,908

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,960

Total One Year Cost

$45,510

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to LEC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $49,850 per year. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($32,322), books and supplies ($1,220), room and boarding ($10,208), and budget for other expenses ($3,614). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

33%

Male Professors

67%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Biology, General

30 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

17 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

13 Graduates

Psychology, General

12 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

11 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

11 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

7 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

7 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

Mathematics

5 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

5 Graduates

Communication, Journalism, and Rela...

4 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

4 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

4 Graduates

Political Science and Government

4 Graduates

International Business

3 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

3 Graduates

Agricultural and Domestic Animal Se...

2 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

2 Graduates

Marketing

2 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

2 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Legal Support Services

1 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

936

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

31%

Full-time

73%

Part-time

27%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

62% White

3% Unknown

19% Black

6% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

30%

Out Of State

63%

In State

6%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$63,624 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 87% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

87%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,508/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,700/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,700/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Storm

School Colors

green and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Great Midwest Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

6

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by LEC. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,208 per year. The students at Lake Erie College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,700 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The college has enrolled around 50% male and 50% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$36,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$26,000

$26,824

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$270 - 278

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,740

Students Receiving Federal Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,771

Students Receiving State Aid

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,642

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,863

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$25,602

$30K - $48K

$26,058

$48K - $75K

$20,642

$75K - $110K

$20,145

> $110K

$20,872

The financial aid department of Lake Erie College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $4,601, whereas the financial aid is $21,194. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $2,470 as well as institutional aid worth $21,194.

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