Lincoln University Rankings

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In the World#3866 of 14178
In North America#1101 of 2629
In the United States#1028 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#72 of 155
In Lincoln University#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
83%
Average SAT
940
Average ACT
17
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
2,040
Graduates
201
Male:Female Ratio
33:67
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Lincoln University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate83%75%86%
Applicants4,4291,4113,018
Admissions3,6661,0642,602
Freshmen enrolled full time443149294
Freshmen enrolled part time211

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
391 or 88%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 870
or below

75% of them
had 1010
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Lincoln University are 870-1010 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
58 or 13%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 18
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Lincoln University are 16-18 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American1905 (85%)
Hispanic99 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown93 (4%)
Two or more races66 (3%)
Nonresident Alien59 (3%)
White15 (0.7%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)
Asian1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,625
Students receiving aid
98%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$8,026$10,106
Tuition in-state$8,026$10,106
Tuition out-of-state$13,396$17,636
Fee in-district$3,240$1,314
Fee in-state$3,240$1,314
Fee out-of-state$4,072$1,452

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,876
Combined charge for room and board$9,828
Room charge$5,242
Meal charge$4,586

Lincoln University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Human Services, General5038
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia44
Business Administration and Management, General2512
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies34
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse33
Biology & Biological Sciences, General29
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General28
Political Science and Government, General17
Psychology, General13
Finance, General49
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs13
English Language and Literature, General12
Counseling Psychology12
Early Childhood Education and Teaching11
Educational Leadership and Administration, General10
Computer and Information Sciences, General9
Accounting6
Fine & Studio Arts, General5
Physical Sciences5
African Studies4
Mathematics, General4
Sociology3
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology2
Engineering Science2
Clinical Psychology2
Chemistry, General2
Physics, General1
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies1
Anthropology1
Environmental Science1
History, General1
Grand Total338105
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate47%33%57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,838
Citations
104,440

Publication count by topic

Biology
1,423
Chemistry
533
Environmental science
398
Business
361
Medicine
299
Computer science
245
Psychology
223
Economics
215
Geography
193
Sociology
172
Political science
131
Engineering
90
Mathematics
80
Materials science
62
Geology
57
History
51
Physics
23
Art
19
Philosophy
12

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Environmental science53912,658
Geography5475,530
Business7186,885
History787206
Sociology9422,319
Political science9521,136
Biology96037,770
Economics11132,769
Geology13331,126
Art135936
Psychology13815,860
Chemistry151812,353
Computer science19312,773
Engineering20581,036
Medicine20643,266
Philosophy23496
Mathematics2591800
Materials science3183595
Physics3514106

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901129
19911844
19921647
19931783
19941473
199524105
199622117
199741162
199842210
199946264
200041389
200130415
200226541
200332663
200456768
2005691034
2006611183
2007931440
20081251732
20091432192
20101732823
20112243692
20122214964
20132826344
20142907120
20153047853
20163458397
20174249234
20183959195
201943412061
202045014633

General info

Founded1854
WikipediaLincoln University (Pennsylvania)
MottoIf the Son shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed
Colorsorange, blue
Academic CalendarAugust to April. Also Summer Session
Total FTE staff362
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1570 Baltimore Pike
Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, 19352-0999
United States
City population2,000
Phone4843658000
Fax+1 (484) 365 7711

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