Student Population
Lees McRae College overview
Location Banner Elk, North Carolina
Online lmc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Lees McRae College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation 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 1,190 prospective students applied, and 842 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 204 enrolled in the school.  891 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 30 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $24,878 plus fees of $1,000. Lees-McRae College is ranked 1502 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Sponsored by Cappex

Find out which students are getting accepted at Lees-McRae College, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

Getting In

Admission Standards
Lees McRae College overview
GPA 3.14
Applications Accepted
Lees McRae College overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lees McRae College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$750
Other Fees$1,000
Room and Board $10,758
Budget for Other Expenses$5,294
Total One Year Cost$42,680


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

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%

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