Lincoln University Oakland: Review & Facts

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Lincoln University Oakland is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 575 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1919 and is one of the 14 colleges and schools located in Oakland, California.

Academic Offerings

At Lincoln University Oakland you can earn your associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Lincoln University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 4 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.

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 good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Lincoln University Oakland is fair at 75% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
The graduation rate at Lincoln University Oakland is good: 79%. Nearly 40% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lincoln University Oakland is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, $9,900 per year. The additional fees at Lincoln University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $400; this comes to a total of $10,300 a year.

Read the details about Lincoln University Oakland 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

As reported in recent government data, 118 applications were submitted and 82 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

The school might accept credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Lincoln University Oakland is $75.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Lincoln University Oakland and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (510) 628-8010 or check Lincoln University Oakland Website.

Opportunities and Services

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lincoln University Oakland, 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.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Lincoln University Oakland.

Based on the college crime information, Lincoln University Oakland appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lincoln University Oakland Location and Maps

Post Address: Lincoln University Oakland, 401 15th Street, Oakland, California 94612-2801, USA
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