Lenoir Rhyne University: Review & Facts

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Lenoir Rhyne University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,865 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1891 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Hickory, North Carolina.

Lenoir Rhyne University is affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
65
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are offered at Lenoir Rhyne University.

Lenoir Rhyne University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 65 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
62%
The rate of student retention at Lenoir Rhyne University is relatively low at 62% (close to North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Lenoir Rhyne University is below average - 54%.

Student to faculty ratio at Lenoir Rhyne University is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,700
Average tuition charges are very high, around $27,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Lenoir Rhyne University beyond tuition are about $900; which comes to $28,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Lenoir Rhyne University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
67%
According to recent data, 4,800 applications were submitted and 3,221 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Lenoir Rhyne University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,400
Lenoir Rhyne University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lenoir Rhyne University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Lenoir Rhyne University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,000 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,400 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Lenoir Rhyne University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lenoir Rhyne University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lenoir Rhyne University Location and Maps



Post Address: Lenoir Rhyne University, 625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory, North Carolina 28601, USA
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