Private 4 Year

Lees McRae College

Banner Elk, North Carolina

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Student Population
Lees McRae College overview
Location Banner Elk, North Carolina
Online lmc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Rural
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Lees McRae College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Banner Elk, North Carolina, Lees McRae College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,430 prospective students applied, and 1,048 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 195 enrolled in the school.  790 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 48 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $26,140 plus fees of $1,250.

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Lees-McRae College is rated within the lower 37% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
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SAT 963/1140
ACT 18/24
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lees McRae College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$600
Other Fees$1,250
Room and Board $11,470
Budget for Other Expenses$5,304
Total One Year Cost$44,764

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$34,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
24% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lees McRae College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 25%
Health Professions 18%
Business 11%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 9%
Social Sciences 9%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198808 IPEDS survey data for Lees McRae College.

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