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LIM College
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  • 4 Year
  • NEW YORK, NY

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UPDATE: Masking is optional in all LIM College locations. However, individual faculty members may require masking for their class meetings and studio sessions. | Masking in group settings over 25 people is no longer required, but masking is recommended in large group settings. | The Daily Health Screener will no longer be required. Learn More

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade C minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade A+
  9. Dorms
    grade D minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

545 FIFTH AVE
NEW YORK, NY 10017
Athletic Division
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Athletic Conference
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From LIM College

Located in the heart of NYC since 1939, LIM College is focused on the business of fashion and lifestyle. With majors ranging from Fashion Media and Fashion Merchandising to The Business of Cannabis, and more, LIM prepares students for career success through an approach grounded in real-world experience and learning by doing.

In both on-campus and online programs, LIM provides students tools to gain real-world experience, build professional skills, and pursue career potential via courses taught by expert faculty, required internships, industry projects, networking and recruiting events, and more. LIM’s close-knit community continually connects students with alumni, industry partners, and professional networks.

LIM’s commitment to excellence in business education ensures graduates are sought after by a wide range of employers. Alumni excel throughout all areas of fashion and lifestyle, making their mark in fields such as fashion, media, entertainment, beauty, retail, and technology.

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LIM College Rankings

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

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
84%
SAT Range
940-1130
ACT Range
18-23
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
No

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Cost

Net Price
$37,470 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$10,577 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 27 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 30 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 30 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    35%
  • On Campus
    1%
  • Online
    65%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,164 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
185
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 4 responses
  • A joke
    50%
  • Artsy
    25%
  • Outgoing
    25%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
63%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 4 responses
Poll
100%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 4 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Resourceful
    38%
  • Fast Paced
    33%
  • A joke.
    19%
  • Encouraging
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$48,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%

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