Lincoln University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Lincoln University is a small four-year, public school with 2,945 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1866 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Jefferson City, Missouri.

Lincoln University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at Lincoln University.

Lincoln University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Business, General Studies, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
46%
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Lincoln University student retention rate is very low at 46% (way below Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Lincoln University is very low: 24%. Around 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lincoln University is decent - 17:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,500
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - $12,600 per year. The additional fees at Lincoln University not covered by tuition are nearly $900; this comes to a total of $13,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Lincoln 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Lincoln University might accept your dual credits, 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Lincoln University is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Lincoln University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (573) 681-5000 or check Lincoln University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,100
Low
Lincoln University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

Lincoln University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,000 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - roughly $3,100 annually.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Army ROTC programs are available at Lincoln 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.

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

Based on the college crime information, Lincoln University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lincoln University Location and Maps



Post Address: Lincoln University, 820 Chestnut Street, Jefferson City, Missouri 65101, USA
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