Lynn University Rankings

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In the World#3433 of 14178
In North America#1004 of 2629
In the United States#931 of 2528
In Florida#29 of 111
In Boca Raton#2 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
74%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$37,627 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
2,422
Graduates
825
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
lynn.edu

Lynn University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate74%72%76%
Applicants7,3872,9134,474
Admissions5,4832,1053,378
Freshmen enrolled full time725337388
Freshmen enrolled part time1495

897 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

608 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
211 or 30%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 980
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Lynn University are 980-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
79 or 11%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Lynn University are 21-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1290 (40%)
Nonresident Alien560 (17%)
Hispanic541 (17%)
Black or African American366 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown362 (11%)
Two or more races60 (2%)
Asian49 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native8 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander7 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$37,627/year
Average aid awarded
$16,624
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$31,214
$30-48K$35,664
$48-75K$36,992
$75-110K$38,370
$110K+$39,758

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$36,680$13,320
Tuition in-state$36,680$13,320
Tuition out-of-state$36,680$13,320
Fee in-district$2,250$100
Fee in-state$2,250$100
Fee out-of-state$2,250$100

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,235
Combined charge for room and board$12,370

Lynn University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General131270
International Business & Trade & Commerce49
Psychology, General3412
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies44
Communication and Media Studies, Other1623
Biology & Biological Sciences, General28
Music Performance, General1117
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia25
Educational Leadership and Administration, General817
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration202
Marketing & Marketing Management, General22
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management21
Graphic Design4104
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects152
Investments and Securities17
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication312
Fashion Merchandising15
Cinematography and Film & Video Production15
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor10
Applied Psychology10
Political Science and Government, General9
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations9
Hospitality Administration & Management, General9
Early Childhood Education and Teaching8
Meeting and Event Planning8
Mass Communication & Media Studies5
Forensic Science and Technology5
Environmental Studies4
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General3
Special Education and Teaching, General3
Public Administration3
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design11
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies2
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew1
Elementary Education and Teaching1
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other1
Grand Total944936617
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate51%43%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 30%

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,874
Citations
86,672

Publication count by topic

Medicine
1,128
Engineering
887
Materials science
308
Computer science
296
Psychology
233
Biology
189
Chemistry
146
Geology
113
Business
98
Geography
56
Environmental science
49
Mathematics
39
Physics
37
Sociology
33
Political science
31
Art
25
History
23
Philosophy
18
Economics
14

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering50017,037
Medicine96426,343
Geology10602,131
Business10723,046
Computer science11229,746
Psychology12038,040
Materials science14008,757
Geography1446864
Art164720
History166126
Political science1676280
Biology19266,392
Philosophy207010
Economics2078496
Sociology2078297
Chemistry22963,842
Environmental science2343564
Physics2411530
Mathematics2601791

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199035222
199132250
199231271
199322308
199426350
199541380
199650407
199758440
199854567
199991590
200097781
20012381543
20022212022
20032192896
20041273389
2005843923
2006734573
2007794701
2008954500
20091144655
20101374789
20111774680
20122095057
20131635247
20141585627
20151464765
20161364476
20171084470
2018813644
2019753738
2020983728

General info

Alternative namesLynn University Fighting Knights
Founded1962
WikipediaLynn University
MottoLearning Your Way
Colorsroyal blue, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff651
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address3601 N. Military Trail
Boca Raton, Florida, 33431-5598
United States
City population84,000
Phone8008885966
Fax+1 (561) 237 7100

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