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Lycoming College is open for on-campus visits at reduced capacity. We continue to offer virtual visit opportunities as well. We encourage students and families to discuss the options available and schedule a visit that best meets your needs. The College is committed to maintaining a safe environment for both visitors and employees, and has implemented a number of protocols for on-campus visits. Learn More
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Lycoming College is a place where students think deeply and act boldly in preparation for careers of significance and lives of meaning. Here, students immerse themselves in experiential learning like internships, fieldwork, research, and global study. As an undergraduate institution of just 1,200 students, Lycoming fosters individualized learning environments such as workshops, hands-on labs, and discussion-based classes, and gives students access to advanced equipment from day one.
With 100+ majors and minors, students can craft a customized, market-driven program tailored to their unique interests and career goals. Additionally, subject-specific career advising and pre-professional guidance result in 98.3% of graduates employed or in grad school within 6-12 months.
From our Outdoor Leadership & Education program, Clean Water Institute, and affinity housing to our 17 NCAA Division III sports teams and 80+ clubs, Lycoming students not only get to learn their passion, but live it.
Lycoming College Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
Will You Get In?
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 36 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 42 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 42 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Psychology50 Graduates
- Business41 Graduates
- Criminology32 Graduates
- Arts20 Graduates
- Biology19 Graduates
- Economics13 Graduates
- History12 Graduates
- Corporate Communications11 Graduates
- Sociology11 Graduates
- Archaeology9 Graduates
Astrophysics at Lycoming College
Want a clearer understanding of how planets, stars, and their environments develop and transform the universe? Lycoming’s Bachelor of Science in astrophysics prepares students for graduate-level studies or careers with high-tech corporations. Students have even completed research for the Space Telescope Science Institute (Operated by AURA for NASA) and the Very Large Array in New Mexico!
- Lycoming Warrior32%
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 36 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 50 responses
- A home away from home39%
- Home away from home4%
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 26 responses