Lake Erie College: Review & Facts

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Lake Erie College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,245 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1847 and is the only college located in Painesville, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Fair
At Lake Erie College you can get your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

LEC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Agriculture, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
68%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Lake Erie College student retention rate is relatively low at 68% (close to Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lake Erie College is low - 45%.

Student to faculty ratio at LEC is pretty decent -- 14:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,200
High
Average tuition cost is very high - around $27,800 a year. The additional fees at LEC (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,400; which makes it a total of $29,200 a year.

Read the details about Lake Erie College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
56%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,712 applications were submitted and 964 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

Lake Erie College might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Lake Erie College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Medium
Lake Erie College offers a distance education program, 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 LEC, 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-
Unsafe
Lake Erie College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 600 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, about $4,500 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lake Erie College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lake Erie College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lake Erie College, 391 W Washington St, Painesville, Ohio 44077-3389, USA
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