Lyon College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Lyon College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 715 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1872 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Batesville, Arkansas.

Lyon College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
Lyon College will give you the option to receive a bachelor's degree.

Lyon College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Psychology, Business, Management, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
64%
Fair
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Lyon College student retention rate is relatively low at 64% (close to Arkansas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lyon College is below average: 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Lyon College is pretty decent - 15:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,400
High
Average tuition pricing is very high, around $25,100 a year. The additional fees at Lyon College (not included in tuition costs) are about $300, which makes it a total of $25,400 per year.

Read the details about Lyon 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
59%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 1,607 applications were submitted and 950 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Lyon College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,700
Low
Lyon College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lyon 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
Lyon College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $2,700 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Lyon College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lyon College Location and Maps



Post Address: Lyon College, 2300 Highland Road, Batesville, Arkansas 72501, USA
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