Lyon College Overview

Student population

Address2300 Highland Road
Batesville, AR
School Websitewww.lyon.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Remote

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Lyon College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Batesville, Arkansas that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,741 students applied to Lyon College. Of those students, 868 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Lyon College was $28,200, in addition to fees of $590. 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 Lyon College.

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

Lyon College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Lyon College acceptance rate is 50%. To put this into perspective, 868 of the 1,741 students who applied to Lyon College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Lyon College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Lyon College had an SAT score between the range of 1,040 and 1,188. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Lyon College was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

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

Lyon College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Lyon College, the tuition for in-state residents is $28,200. Combined with fees of $590, room and board costs of $9,130, other expenses of $2,000 and the $1,500 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 $28,790 in tuition.

Students at Lyon College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Lyon College was $4,758 last year, with 45% of students being awarded federal aid.

Lyon College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

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

Lyon College has a good gender split, with 43% of undergraduates being female and 57% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Arkansas residents; in fact, 54% of all students reside in Arkansas. However, 45% 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 Lyon College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Lyon College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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