Lake Erie College Rankings

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In the World#6949 of 14178
In North America#1743 of 2629
In the United States#1657 of 2528
In Ohio#55 of 91
In Painesville#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
57%
Avg. cost to attend
$20,254 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
833
Graduates
223
Male:Female Ratio
49:51
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
lec.edu

Lake Erie College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate57%60%55%
Applicants1,499790709
Admissions860471389
Freshmen enrolled full time20613769
Freshmen enrolled part time11

196 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

111 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White756 (72%)
Black or African American127 (12%)
Hispanic53 (5%)
Two or more races43 (4%)
Nonresident Alien35 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown25 (2%)
Asian13 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,254/year
Average aid awarded
$24,164
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,004
$30-48K$19,291
$48-75K$19,225
$75-110K$23,701
$110K+$24,448

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$29,986$12,006
Tuition in-state$29,986$12,006
Tuition out-of-state$29,986$12,006
Fee in-district$1,436$918
Fee in-state$1,436$918
Fee out-of-state$1,436$918

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity447
Combined charge for room and board$10,208
Room charge$4,508
Meal charge$5,700

Lake Erie College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General1957
Physician Assistant24
Biology & Biological Sciences, General14
Psychology, General12
Early Childhood Education and Teaching9
Farm & Farm and Ranch Management8
Accounting7
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management6
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other6
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration6
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other5
Marketing & Marketing Management, General4
English Language and Literature, General3
Special Education and Teaching, General3
Secondary Education and Teaching3
Political Science and Government, General3
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General3
Equestrian & Equine Studies2
History, General2
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication2
Sports Studies2
Mathematics, General2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other1
Environmental Science1
Animal-Assisted Therapy1
Legal Assistant & Paralegal1
Chemistry, General1
Italian Language and Literature1
Finance, General1
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies1
Education, General1
Grand Total12982
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate47%45%49%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
81
Citations
1,345

Publication count by topic

Medicine
17
Sociology
9
Political science
9
History
9
Psychology
7
Biology
6
Economics
5
Engineering
3
Geography
2
Art
2
Computer science
2
Chemistry
1
Philosophy
1
Mathematics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics1963601
Political science251483
History26185
Art32591
Sociology344138
Medicine3996326
Psychology464383
Engineering515112
Biology540450
Chemistry582613

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199003
199102
199203
199318
199406
199526
199626
199700
1998018
1999010
2000012
2001110
2002115
2003011
2004314
2005120
200613
2007213
2008038
2009128
2010651
2011334
2012262
2013374
2014686
20153140
20163103
20172105
20182101
2019397
2020690

General info

Alternative namesLEC
Founded1856
WikipediaLake Erie College
MottoGet In. Stand Out.
Colorsforest green, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also 2 Summer Sessions
Total FTE staff180
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address391 W Washington St
Painesville, Ohio, 44077-3389
United States
City population20,000
Phone4403757000
Fax+1 (440) 375 7005

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