Life University: Review & Facts

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Life University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,710 students enrolled. This school was established in 1974 and is one of the 6 colleges located in Marietta, Georgia.

Academic Offerings

1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and doctoral degree are available at Life University.

Life University implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Massage Therapy and Chiropractic, Medical, Biology, Psychology, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile 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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Life University is relatively low at 62% (close to Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
The graduation rate at Life University is low: 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at Life University is pretty good: 13:1. Learn more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - $9,900 annually. The additional fees at Life University not covered by tuition are approximately $1,100, which totals $11,000 per year.

Read the details about Life University 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

According to government data, 301 applications were submitted and 177 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

Life University will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Life University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Life University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (800) 543-3202 or check Life University Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Life University offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Life 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.

Life University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 500 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high, nearly $9,000 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Life University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Life University Location and Maps

Post Address: Life University, 1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, Georgia 30060, USA
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