Lindenwood University: Ranking & Review

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Saint Charles
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18643055
Top 19%

Lindenwood University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate74%72%76%
Applicants2,8951,3881,507
Admissions2,1359931,142
Enrolled undergraduates923453470
Enrolled total (including graduate students)10,0254,0975,928

3,489 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,155 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores201
Percent of students submitting SAT scores21%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
450
Math
545

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores748
Percent of students submitting ACT scores79%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30. Application fee for graduates - $30.

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

Lindenwood University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$30,560$30,560
Off-campus$31,460$31,460
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,800 and other expenses per full academic year.

Lindenwood University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,184 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$16,300$16,300
Fees for full-time undergraduates$660$660
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$460$460
Tuition for Full-time graduates$16,300$16,300
Fees for full-time graduates$660$660
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$460$460

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6094161,025
Education12634663535
Health Professions and Related Programs67179246
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs14736183
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service177177
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies13929168
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services14519164
Social Sciences4457101
English Language and Literature & Letters1982101
Psychology9191
Visual and Performing Arts59261
Biological and Biomedical Sciences6060
Physical Sciences3434
Public Administration and Social Service Professions151530
History1616
Mathematics and Statistics1616
Philosophy and Religious Studies88
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics55
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies22
Natural Resources and Conservation22
Theology and Religious Vocations
Grand Total1,7871,181633,031

A total of 1,787 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Lindenwood University.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,244 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%47%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 32%

General info

Alternative namesLU
Founded1827
MottoLike No Other
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblack, gold
Academic CalendarFour-one-four plan
Total FTE staff1,272
Instructional FTE635
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitelindenwood.edu
Address209 S Kingshighway
Saint Charles, Missouri, 63301-1695
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population66,000
Phone6369492000
Fax+1 (636) 949 4108

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