Lincoln University

401 15th Street, Oakland, CA

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Lincoln University is located in Oakland, CA and is a nonprofit private institution that provides opportunities for students to meet their educational goals. The low student to teacher ratio and access to faculty is due primarily to the smaller enrollment, approximately 470 students, maintained by Lincoln University.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs Lincoln University offers:

  • Business Administration
  • English
  • Ultrasound Technician
  • Medical Assistant

The school maintains an open enrollment policy, accepting any applicants that meet the minimum requirements for admission. Submission of transcripts, test scores, and letters of recommendations may be requested for certain programs.

Undergraduate tuition is approximately $10,000 annually, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students should check the school's tuition calculator to determine a more personalized cost estimate. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of grants or student loans.

Students may visit the website to obtain a complete list of areas of study, financial aid details, and more.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give an overview of the candidates Lincoln University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Life Experience Credits

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment at Lincoln University is around 430 students. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 71% enrolling as graduate students and 29% as undergraduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $9,000-$11,000 per year
  • For part-time students, charges are between $380-$450 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid42%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships42%$5,610
Receiving Student Loans42%$6,700

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 16%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, Lincoln University may provide services to students like those listed below:

  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation Rates

With a high graduation rate of around 100%, Lincoln University is among the most successful schools in the area.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Graduating in 6 Years60%

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Lincoln University by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Health and Clinical Professions

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Contact Information

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