Lincoln College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Lincoln College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,195 students enrolled. This school was established in 1865 and is one of the 2 schools located in Lincoln, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Lincoln College.

Lincoln College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Cosmetology, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
38%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Lincoln College is very low at 38% (way below Illinois average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lincoln College is low - 47%. Nearly 17% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lincoln College is decent, 16:1. Read more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,700
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - $16,700 a year. The additional fees at Lincoln College not covered by tuition are roughly $1,000; which makes it a total of $17,700 a year.

Read the details about Lincoln 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
52%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,343 applications were submitted and 693 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at LC in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,800
Low
Lincoln College provides 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 Lincoln College, 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
B
Dicey
Lincoln College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 800 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - approximately $2,800 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Lincoln College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lincoln College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lincoln College, 300 Keokuk St, Lincoln, Illinois 62656, USA
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