Lindenwood University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Lindenwood University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 11,620 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1827 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Saint Charles, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
98
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Lindenwood University.

Lindenwood University follows a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 98 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Psychology, Management, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
66%
Fair
It is important 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Lindenwood University is relatively low at 66% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lindenwood University is low - 46%. Approximately 32% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lindenwood University is pretty good, 13:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,100
High
Average tuition cost is fairly high - $15,700 a year. The additional fees at Lindenwood University beyond tuition are around $400, which comes to $16,100 per year.

Read the details about Lindenwood 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



Acceptance
Rate
55%
Doable
According to government data, 4,156 applications were submitted and 2,302 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Lindenwood University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
Lindenwood University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

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

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Lindenwood University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 5,100 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, around $4,300 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Lindenwood 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
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 data, Lindenwood University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lindenwood University Location and Maps



Post Address: Lindenwood University, 209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695, USA
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