Private 4 Year

Le Moyne Owen College

Memphis, Tennessee

 0 Reviews



Le Moyne Owen College overview
Location Memphis, Tennessee
Online loc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Multiple Protestant Denomination
Le Moyne Owen College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad
Calculate your admission chances
Calculate your admission chances

Le Moyne-Owen College, a private historically black college, is situated in Memphis, Tennessee, providing an urban educational setting to its student body. Founded in 1862 as an outcome of the merger of LeMoyne College and Owen College in 1968, the institution carries a rich heritage with an emphasis on liberal arts education. Its academic profile is comprised of various disciplines, with a notable inclination towards majors in business, education, and social sciences. While the college maintains a selective admissions process, it is designed to be accessible to a diverse range of students. The campus offers student housing options to foster an immersive collegiate experience within its intimate campus environment. Le Moyne-Owen College does not highlight athletics as a primary element of its identity.

In the most recent statistical year 451 prospective students applied, and 449 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 121 enrolled in the school.  534 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 75 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $10,776 plus fees of $1,300.

Le Moyne Owen College is a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) primarily serving the African-American community.
Explore all HBCUs












Insufficient data is available for this college to calculate an overall rating.

Getting In

Admission Standards

Extremely Easy
Le Moyne Owen College overview
SAT 898/1093
ACT 13/17
GPA 2.5

Applications Accepted

Le Moyne Owen College overview
Applications Due Apr 1, 2024
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $25

Explore admissions requirements

Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Le Moyne Owen College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$1,300
Room and Board $6,100
Budget for Other Expenses$750
Total One Year Cost$20,176

Tuition and financial aid details


Average Salary After 10 Years

$30,500 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

15% within 6 years

Explore Post Graduation Outcomes

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Le Moyne Owen College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 50%
Education 18%
Social Sciences 9%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 6%
Biology 4%

View All 16 Majors

Other Colleges to Consider 

Students considering Le Moyne-Owen College are frequently interested in these similar colleges.

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=220604 IPEDS survey data for Le Moyne Owen College.

Current students may use the Le Moyne Owen College GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.