Lincoln University of Pennsylvania is a public historically black institution located in Lincoln University, PA. Many historically black colleges and universities (also known as HBCUs) were founded after the civil war to provide newly freed African Americans with educational opportunities. Nearly 2,400 students enroll at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania per year.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- Public Administration And Social Services
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Health And Clinical Professions
The admissions process starts with the submission of an application, student records, and standardized test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions committee. The majority of students admitted to this school have an SAT score in a range of 1143 - 1400, or an ACT score in a range of 16 - 19. Roughly 40 percent of all applicant were accepted at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, with 15 percent of those accepted choosing to enroll. More information on admissions can be found here.
The tuition at this school varies based on the state of residence of the student. In-state residents pay approximately $10,000 per year, while out-of-state residents are charged $15,000 per year. Student housing is available for students and costs about $5,000 per year. Some students at this school may qualify for financial aid, which is generally offered as grants or student loans.
This school has several athletic programs overseen by the NCAA. Available sports offered may include the following:
- Baseball (NCAA Division II)
- Basketball (NCAA Division II)
- Track & Field (NCAA Division II)
- Football (NCAA Division II)
- Soccer (NCAA Division II)
Contact information, tuition information, programs offered, and more can be viewed on school's website at http://www.lincoln.edu. Alternatively, you can simply request admissions information from this page as you work towards a decision point for your college future.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may provide a better idea of the applicants Lincoln University of Pennsylvania accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at Lincoln University of Pennsylvania is around 1,900 students. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 24% enrolling as graduate students and 89% as undergraduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $14,100. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $20 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range estimates:
- State Residents: $7,300-$8,800
- Out-of-State: $12,000-$14,560
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $440-$530 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $670-$800 per credit unit
- Some programs may have tuition rates that will remain the same as the first year for up to five years.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||98%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||92%||$8,299|
|Receiving Student Loans||88%||$8,456|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Lincoln University of Pennsylvania may offer services like:
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
The overall graduation rate of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania is approximately 40%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||23%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||15%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||2%|
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division II (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc)
- Basketball (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc)
- Track and Field (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc)
- Football (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc)
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 of Pennsylvania 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
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
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- West Chester University of Pennsylvania in West Chester, PA (19 miles away)
- Cheyney University of Pennsylvania in Cheyney, PA (22 miles away)
- Pennsylvania State University - Brandywine in Media, PA (26 miles away)
- Millersville University of Pennsylvania in Millersville, PA (27 miles away)
- Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ (43 miles away)
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