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Lincoln Memorial University
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  • 4 Year
  • HARROGATE, TN

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LMU has been monitoring and assessing the impact of the 2019 Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and will continue to closely monitor it and take appropriate actions to support and safeguard the LMU community. At this time, there are no reported cases of COVID-19 on the main campus or LMU learning sites. Learn More

Report Card

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

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Lincoln Memorial is an above-average private university located in Harrogate, Tennessee. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,305 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Lincoln Memorial acceptance rate is 69%. Popular majors include Nursing, Biology, and Kinesiology and Exercise Science. Graduating 53% of students, Lincoln Memorial alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,800.

About

6965 CUMBERLAND GAP PKWY
HARROGATE, TN 37752
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
South Atlantic Conference

Lincoln Memorial University Rankings

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

LMU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
69%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1000-1220
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$22,251 / 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
$15,609 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
4:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
81%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 26 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 30 responses
40%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 30 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    0%
  • On Campus
    94%
  • Online
    6%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,305 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
512
Undergrads Over 25
11%
Pell Grant
28%
Varsity Athletes
28%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Approachable
    35%
  • Hard working
    35%
  • Fun loving
    12%
  • Snobbish
    12%
  • Stressed
    12%
  • Outgoing
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
83%
Poll
59%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 39 responses
Poll
38%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 39 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Awsome!!
    36%
  • Challenging in all the right ways
    27%
  • A place to learn and grow
    18%
  • Nightmare!
    14%
  • Strict
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
74%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 19 responses

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