Lake Erie College Overview

Student population

Address391 W Washington St
Painesville, OH
School Websitewww.lec.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate
Application DeadlineAugust 7, 2020

Lake Erie College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Painesville, Ohio that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,517 students applied to Lake Erie College. Of those students, 989 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Lake Erie College was $29,986, in addition to fees of $1,436. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Lake Erie College.

Lake Erie College has a 49% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Lake Erie College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Lake Erie College acceptance rate is 65%. To put this into perspective, 989 of the 1,517 students who applied to Lake Erie College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Lake Erie College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Lake Erie College had an SAT score between the range of 923 and 1,130. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Lake Erie College was between 17 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Lake Erie College as part of their application.

Lake Erie College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Lake Erie College, the tuition for in-state residents is $29,986. Combined with fees of $1,436, room and board costs of $9,908, other expenses of $2,960 and the $1,220 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $31,422 in tuition.

Students at Lake Erie College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Lake Erie College was $4,771 last year, with 49% of students being awarded federal aid.

Lake Erie College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Lake Erie College.

Lake Erie College has a good gender split, with 54% of undergraduates being female and 46% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Ohio residents; in fact, 63% of all students reside in Ohio. However, 30% of students come from out-of-state and 7% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Lake Erie College is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Lake Erie College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
EDUCATION
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
AGRICULTURAL/ANIMAL/PLANT/VETERINARY SCIENCE AND RELATED FIELDS

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