Lincoln University: Ranking & Review

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Lincoln University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%78%81%
Applicants3,5871,1812,406
Admissions2,8589201,938
Enrolled undergraduates664210454
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,2667581,508

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores594
Percent of students submitting SAT scores90%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
490
Math
480

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores108
Percent of students submitting ACT scores16%
ACT Composite
18
ACT English
17
ACT Math
17

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $20. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
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

Lincoln University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$27,355$33,127
Off-campus$27,397$33,169
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,499 and other expenses per full academic year.

Lincoln University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,810 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$7,674$12,684
Fees for full-time undergraduates$3,705$4,467
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$457$701
Tuition for Full-time graduates$10,106$17,636
Fees for full-time graduates$1,509$1,647
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$567$949

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Public Administration and Social Service Professions435497
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services342862
Health Professions and Related Programs4949
Education13839
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2727
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2424
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1919
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1919
Social Sciences1717
Psychology8614
Visual and Performing Arts99
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics66
English Language and Literature & Letters55
Mathematics and Statistics44
History33
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Philosophy and Religious Studies33
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies22
Engineering22
Physical Sciences11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Grand Total279126405

A total of 279 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Lincoln University.

At the master's level 126 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate46%37%52%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%
  • Part-time retention rate - 56%

General info

Founded1854
MottoIf the Son shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff367
Instructional FTE134
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.lincoln.edu
Address1570 Baltimore Pike
Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, 19352-0999
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone4843658000
Fax+1 (484) 365 7711

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