#17 Best Private Colleges in Florida

Lynn University

Boca Raton, Florida

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Lynn University overview
Location Boca Raton, Florida
Online lynn.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Lynn University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Lynn University, located in Boca Raton, Florida, is a private institution established in 1962 with a suburban campus setting within close proximity to the vibrant metropolitan area of Miami. Featuring a curriculum with an international focus, Lynn University offers a range of undergraduate and graduate programs with notable strengths in business, education, and aeronautics. While the university presents a moderately selective admissions process, it emphasizes a personalized academic experience with a low student-to-faculty ratio. The modern campus architecture accommodates student housing, providing an inclusive residential environment. Lynn University's identity includes the Fighting Knights, although the institution's emphasis lies more within its academic and cultural offerings than in prominence in intercollegiate athletics.

Lynn University has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  3,026 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 494 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $39,800 plus fees of $1,750. Lynn University is ranked 764 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2024 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Lynn University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$1,750
Room and Board $13,200
Budget for Other Expenses$5,848
Total One Year Cost$61,398

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$45,600 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

42% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lynn University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 54%
Psychology 9%
Communication 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%

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