Life University

1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, GA

Campus image of Life University

Life University, a nonprofit private institution, offers an assortment of degree programs, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Marietta, Georgia, the campus resides in an urban setting for students to study in. Enrollment at Life University is nearly two thousand annually.

Areas of study available at Life University include but are not limited to:

  • Chiropractic
  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Nutrition
  • Kinesiology And Exercise Science

The admissions process will begin with the submission of an application, transcripts, and test scores, which are then evaluated by admissions officials. Students may take either the ACT or SAT exam scores to be considered for admissions to Life University. A score within the range of 1179 to 1478 on the SAT, or 16 to 22 for the ACT is usually submitted among accepted students. Life University admits around 70 percent of applicants. Of those accepted, nearly 58 percent enrolled. More information regarding admissions can be found here.

Undergraduate tuition is approximately $9,700 per year, though it may change based on any number of circumstances. Students should check the school's net price calculator to see the personalize cost of attendance. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the required requirements.

Life University participates in athletics through the NAIA's Independent Southeast Region in Basketball.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may provide a better idea of the students Life University accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Life University has a total student population of about 2,700, with undergraduate students making up about 27% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.

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

  • Annual tuition is estimated to range between $9,800-$12,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
  • For part-time students, charges are between $220-$260 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid87%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships79%$6,312
Receiving Student Loans65%$6,860
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Life University may offer services to students like those listed below:

  • Distance learning
  • Remedial courses
  • Work study style employment
  • Assistance to find work

Graduation Rates

Life University has an overall graduation rate which is close to 22%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years22%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Chiropractic (D.C.) Program
    • * Accredited by the The Council on Chiropractic Education (since 1985)
  • Dietetics Program
    • * Accredited by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (since 1993)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Life University is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The most popular sport is listed below:

  • Basketball (Mid-South Conference)
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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 Life 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,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Interdisciplinary Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences


Recreation and Fitness Studies

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Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Life University for official up-to-date information.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

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