Lynchburg College: Review & Facts

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Lynchburg College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,795 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1903 and is one of the 8 colleges and schools located in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Lynchburg College is affiliated with Christian Church Disciples of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
54
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Lynchburg College.

Lynchburg College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 54 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Education, Psychology, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
75%
Good
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 would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Lynchburg College is fair at 75% (above Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lynchburg College is below average - 57%. Nearly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Lynchburg College is good -- 11:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,700
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, about $34,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Lynchburg College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,000, which makes it a total of $35,700 annually.

Read the details about Lynchburg 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
69%
Doable
According to recent data, 4,916 applications were submitted and 3,412 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Lynchburg College will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Lynchburg College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Medium
Lynchburg College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lynchburg 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
F
Unsafe
Lynchburg College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,800 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $4,900 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lynchburg College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lynchburg College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lynchburg College, 1501 Lakeside Dr, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501-3113, USA
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