#13 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

Lenoir Rhyne University

Hickory, North Carolina

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Student Population
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Location Hickory, North Carolina
Online lr.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
Lenoir Rhyne University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Hickory, North Carolina, Lenoir Rhyne University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Evangelical Lutheran Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,791 prospective students applied, and 3,734 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 481 enrolled in the school.  2,077 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 623 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $37,400 plus fees of $600. Lenoir-Rhyne University is ranked 839 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Lenoir-Rhyne University is rated within the lower 38% 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 970/1170
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.7
Applications Accepted
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Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $35

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lenoir Rhyne University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,160
Other Fees$600
Room and Board $12,510
Budget for Other Expenses$2,850
Total One Year Cost$54,520

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
47% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lenoir Rhyne University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 18%
Business 14%
Education 14%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 11%
Social Sciences 8%

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