80%

Acceptance Rate

$15,062

Avg.Financial Aid

001709

FAFSA Code

About Lincoln College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

968

Website

lincolncollege.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

Lincoln College, which is located in Lincoln, IL is a private university. It was in 1865 when the Lincoln College was founded. The motto of the Lincoln College is Lincoln College uniquely empowers students to realize their full potential and its official colors are purple and white. The total enrolment stands at 1,121 students at Lincoln College. Around 1,121 and 8 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. The school has a total of 50 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Interestingly, Lincoln College has an ethnically diverse student population. At LC around 43% are Black or African American, 40% are white, and 6% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, at the university, around 77% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 55% of the students are females and 45% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 155 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Rishi Sunak, John le Carré, Dr. Seuss, and Rachel Maddow. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. LC offers a total of 20 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by HLC Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

300 Keokuk St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2177323155
Fax: 2177322992
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Lincoln College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

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.

80%

SAT Range

700 - 810

ACT Range

15 - 18

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to LC is easy. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $25, as part of the admission process at LC. It can be concluded that scoring high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT is not an important criterion for Lincoln College, as the average SAT or ACT score of students is not available publicly. 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 300 Keokuk St, Lincoln, Illinois 62656. They can also call them at (217) 732-3155.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$15,488

Average Annual Cost

$17,500

Other Fees

$1,100

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

$7,700

Budget For Other Expenses

$9,280

Total One Year Cost

$35,580

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to LC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $29,753. Also, this cost consists of average annual tuition cost ($19,000), room and boarding ($7,900), and budget for other expenses ($3,891). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor'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.

43%

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

38%

Male Professors

62%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

93 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

27 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

22 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

17 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

14 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

1 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

1 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

968

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

59%

Full-time

73%

Part-time

27%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

40% White

2% Unknown

44% Black

8% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

1%

Unknown Location

13%

Out Of State

86%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$67,726 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 91% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

91%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$3,000/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,700/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,700/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $7,900 per year for living on campus. Lincoln College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at LC costs around $4,700 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 and campus emergency phones. The college has enrolled around 45% male and 55% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$22,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$30,900/year

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

$0$100,000

$12,000

$13,587

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.

$125 - 141

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.

87%

Average Aid Per Year

$15,062

Students Receiving Federal Grants

71%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,700

Students Receiving State Aid

58%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,470

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

87%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,453

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$15,701

$30K - $48K

$15,748

$48K - $75K

$13,995

$75K - $110K

$13,699

> $110K

$10,157

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at LC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,821, whereas the financial aid is $6,573. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $4,170 as well as institutional aid worth $6,573.

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