Lyon College Rankings

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In the World#4924 of 14178
In North America#1337 of 2629
In the United States#1260 of 2528
In Arkansas#15 of 24
In Batesville#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
44%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$17,921 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
662
Male:Female Ratio
56:44
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
lyon.edu

Lyon College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate44%45%44%
Applicants2,3941,400994
Admissions1,063623440
Freshmen enrolled full time1739875

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
17 or 10%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1200
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Lyon College are 1040-1200 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
156 or 90%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

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

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White363 (56%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown140 (21%)
Black or African American61 (9%)
Hispanic41 (6%)
Asian30 (5%)
Nonresident Alien9 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native9 (1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$17,921/year
Average aid awarded
$22,736
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,784
$30-48K$13,851
$48-75K$15,503
$75-110K$13,862
$110K+$16,305

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$28,550
Tuition in-state$28,550
Tuition out-of-state$28,550
Fee in-district$590
Fee in-state$590
Fee out-of-state$590

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity589
Combined charge for room and board$9,810
Room charge$5,410
Meal charge$4,400

Lyon College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Psychology, General30
Biology & Biological Sciences, General17
Business Administration and Management, General16
Political Science and Government, General11
Mathematics, General11
English Language and Literature, General7
Economics, General7
Fine & Studio Arts, General6
Finance, General6
History, General3
Elementary Education and Teaching3
Anthropology2
Chemistry, General2
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General1
Computer Science1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Grand Total124
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate54%50%57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,772
Citations
105,755

Publication count by topic

Medicine
1,213
Biology
355
Chemistry
347
Computer science
343
Materials science
322
Physics
301
Psychology
130
Mathematics
121
Geology
53
Political science
47
Economics
42
Engineering
41
Business
33
Geography
29
Sociology
29
Environmental science
26
Art
24
Philosophy
17
History
6

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics52739,803
Art95398
Medicine97426,049
Biology152811,967
Computer science16434,056
Materials science17954,661
Geology1822443
Psychology19292,471
Engineering19851,156
Philosophy207110
Chemistry21254,899
Economics2219398
Geography2251288
Mathematics2435972
Sociology2457164
Political science268666
Environmental science2807306
Business3271127

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990134
1991413
1992631
1993429
1994838
1995552
19961671
1997776
19981177
19991190
200013103
200121111
20027201
200321328
200437558
200525785
2006481052
2007651488
2008851761
2009912356
2010902450
20111363555
20121584780
20131845956
20141846826
20152108320
20162968859
201736810256
201844810659
201943412199
202049814640

General info

Alternative namesLC
Founded1872
WikipediaLyon College
MottoPerseverantia Omnia Vincent Deo Volente
Perseverance Conquers All, God Willing
Colorswhite, red
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff200
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address2300 Highland Road
Batesville, Arkansas, 72501
United States
City population10,000
Phone8703077000
Fax+1 (870) 307 7001

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