C
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C
  2. Value
    C
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    C
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    C+
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    C-
  9. Dorms
    C+
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    C-
  12. Safety
    C+
Lane College is ...
Private not-for-profit, HBCU, Methodist
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Address
545 Lane Ave
Jackson, TN 38301
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Lane College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
50%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
646-776
ACT Range
14-16
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Recommended
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$11,911/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $11,833/ year
  • $30-48k
    $12,638/ year
  • $49-75k
    $15,623/ year
  • $76-110k
    $15,474/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,904/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
78%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.9 responses
88%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.8 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.8 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,351Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
10%
Pell Grant
91%
Varsity Athletes
12%
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
90%
Poll
47%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.19 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.21 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 6 responses
Report
  • Encouraging
    83%
  • Spirited
    17%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$25,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
20%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.8 responses
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Academics: Depends on your professor. Some are hard, others are a walk in the park. Just attend class

Cafe: Not so good, you mostly eat the same things each week, but its cheap. Around 1k a semester

Housing: It's decent. Had to deal with mold issues, but they are currently fixing those issues. Dirt cheap as well. around 2k a semester. There's also visitation. Normally from 4pm til 11pm.

Library: Typically open from 8am til 10pm.

Parties: Events are okay..nothing too big of a deal

Sports: The school lack spirit, except for homecoming. Everyone is turned up then.

Band: A growing program. Come be apart of the Quiet Storm Marching Band. Everyone treats you like family.

Overall, It's a good school. I believe if you have a 3.0 plus straight out of high school you will receive a presidential scholarship of 5,000 per semester. College life here is what you make it. If you're lame..your experience will be lame.

Everyone greets you.

..and oh. FREE WIFI lol
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My experience at Lane College is okay. It was not one of my top choices to attend here. What I do like about the college is that it is small so it is easier to connect with other people. But, it is a little too small. I would like to be on a larger college campus and be able to connect with even more people. I also like that the college is a Christian college. It allows me to get a closer relationship to god, and go to school. I also like the fact that it is an HBCU. I like the fact I can unite with people of my same race at such a time like this, with all the unjust in the community towards African Americans. What I would changed about this school is the standards. The dorm rooms are not in good shape. There is mold is a lot of the dorm buildings. The upkeep of the school is not the best and could be better. Also, the classes are not challenging. The courses are easier than my college courses.
My high school Experience was great at Pike High School. Education was important to all the faculty and staff. The really tried to give us a well rounded education. We would have different companies come in and talk to us about all the possible job opportunities we could have. And the cool thing is that sometimes they would sponsor our extracurricular activities from clubs to sports. extracurricular Activities, They were amazing every night that we had a football of basketball game they would all be themed night for example during our home since our colors were red and white that's all students wore including myself. Also we had would have have during every game we would get free T-shirts before each game which i thought was amazing. And clubs We have over 100 different clubs that anybody could have joined they were very helpful they actually helped me further my networking skills.I joined the National Society of Black Engineers Which taught me the processes of learning the engineering process and connecting this to real world situations.My high school experience was a great experience.