Life University: Ranking & Review

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Marietta
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United States
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World
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16232177
Top 13%

Life University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%65%73%
Applicants299156143
Admissions206101105
Enrolled undergraduates1155461
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,6191,3071,312

473 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

33 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores71
Percent of students submitting SAT scores62%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
477
Math
470

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores49
Percent of students submitting ACT scores43%
ACT Composite
18
ACT English
17
ACT Math
19

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordNeither required nor recommended
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Life University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$38,115$38,115
Off-campus$38,115$38,115
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment and other expenses per full academic year.

Life University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 450 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$10,665$10,665
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,050$1,050
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$237$237
Tuition for Full-time graduates$9,720$9,720
Fees for full-time graduates$1,050$1,050
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$270$270

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs1637349402
Biological and Biomedical Sciences6767
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2626
Psychology141621
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences7613
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1111
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services156
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Social Sciences
Personal and Culinary Services
Grand Total213759349547

A total of 139 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Life University.

At the master's and doctor's level 408 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate18%18%19%
  • Full-time retention rate - 59%
  • Part-time retention rate - 88%

General info

Founded1974
MottoTo Give, To Do, To Love, To Serve - Out of a Sense of Abundance
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff464
Instructional FTE148
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.life.edu
Address1269 Barclay Circle
Marietta, Georgia, 30060
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population59,000
Phone8005433202
Fax+1 (770) 426 2895

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