Livingstone College

Salisbury, North Carolina

Livingstone College Overview

Student population

Address701 W Monroe St
Salisbury, NC
School Websitewww.livingstone.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Livingstone College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Salisbury, North Carolina that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 6,873 students applied to Livingstone College. Of those students, 2,860 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Livingstone College was $15,917, in addition to fees of $2,379. 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 Livingstone College.

Livingstone College has a 24% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Livingstone College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Livingstone College acceptance rate is 42%. To put this into perspective, 2,860 of the 6,873 students who applied to Livingstone College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Livingstone College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Livingstone College had an SAT score between the range of 770 and 930. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Livingstone College was between 13 and 17 in the last academic year.

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

Livingstone College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Livingstone College, the tuition for in-state residents is $15,917. Combined with fees of $2,379, room and board costs of $6,794, other expenses of $2,000 and the $1,300 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 $18,296 in tuition.

Students at Livingstone College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Livingstone College was $5,142 last year, with 83% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Livingstone College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

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

Livingstone College has a good gender split, with 50% of undergraduates being female and 50% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are North Carolina residents; in fact, 69% of all students reside in North Carolina. However, 30% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Livingstone College is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Livingstone College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
CULINARY, ENTERTAINMENT, AND PERSONAL SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS

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