Lebanon Valley College

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$44,740
2.5% growth from 2019
2020 Average Net Price
$27,963
After Financial Aid
2018 Student Loan
2.26%
Default Rate
2020 Acceptance Rate
77.8%
2,500 Applicants
2020 Enrolled Students
1,959
89.9% Full-Time
2020 Graduation Rate
75%
309 Graduates

About

Lebanon Valley College is a higher education institution located in Lebanon County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Lebanon Valley College were Kinesiology & Exercise Science (61 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (36 degrees), and Early Childhood Education & Teaching (32 degrees).

In 2020, 503 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Lebanon Valley College. 59.2% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 40.8% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (439 degrees), 23.1 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (19 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Lebanon Valley College is $44,740, which is $22,210 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Lebanon Valley College is $44,740, which is $22,210 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $27,963.

In 2020, 95% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 71% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$44,740
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at Lebanon Valley College was $44,740. The cost of tuition at Lebanon Valley College is $22,210 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

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Average Net Price

$27,963
2020 Value
1.84%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 Lebanon Valley College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $27,963. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of Lebanon Valley College grew by 1.84%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,850
Room and Board
$1,200
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Lebanon Valley College was of $9,850 in 2020. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200. The cost of room and board increased by 1.76% between 2019 and 2020. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

95%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
71%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

95% of undergraduate students at Lebanon Valley College received grants or loans in 2020. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2019, when 95% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
2.26%
2018 Default Rate
11
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at Lebanon Valley College was 2.26%, which represents 11 out of the 487 total borrowers.

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Admissions

Lebanon Valley College received 2,500 undergraduate applications in 2020, which represents a 5.62% annual decline. Out of those 2,500 applicants, 1,945 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 77.8% acceptance rate.

There were 1,959 students enrolled at Lebanon Valley College in 2020, and 88% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Lebanon Valley College has an overall enrollment yield of 21.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

77.8%
Acceptance Rate in 2020
1,945
Accepted Out of 2,500

In 2020, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Lebanon Valley College was 77.8% (1,945 admissions from 2,500 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2019, which was 79.6%. Between 2019 and 2020, the number of applicants declined by −5.62%, while admissions declined by −7.73%.

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SAT Scores

88%
Submission Percentage
362
Scores Submitted

88% of enrolled first-time students at Lebanon Valley College in 2020 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Lebanon Valley College has a total enrollment of 1,959 students. The full-time enrollment at Lebanon Valley College is 1,762 students and the part-time enrollment is 197. This means that 89.9% of students enrolled at Lebanon Valley College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Lebanon Valley College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 83.1% White, 5.67% Hispanic or Latino, 3.27% Two or More Races, 2.71% Black or African American, 2.55% Asian, 0.051% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.051% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Lebanon Valley College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (46.9%), followed by White Male (36.5%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (3.08%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (59.6%), followed by White Male (29.8%) and Black or African American Female (2.84%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

89.9%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Lebanon Valley College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,959 students. The full-time enrollment at Lebanon Valley College is 1,762 and the part-time enrollment is 197. This means that 89.9% of students enrolled at Lebanon Valley College are enrolled full-time compared with 68.8% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

83%
2020 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Lebanon Valley College was 83%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Lebanon Valley College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,627
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    111
  3. Two or More Races
    64

The enrolled student population at Lebanon Valley College is 83.1% White, 5.67% Hispanic or Latino, 3.27% Two or More Races, 2.71% Black or African American, 2.55% Asian, 0.051% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.051% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 52.6% White, 16.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 13% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 31 students (1.58%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2020, 93 more women than men received degrees from Lebanon Valley College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Lebanon Valley College is white (439 degrees awarded). There were 23.1 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (19 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Lebanon Valley College is Kinesiology & Exercise Science (61 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (36 degrees) and Early Childhood Education & Teaching (32 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Lebanon Valley College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees awarded), English (20 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (38 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lebanon Valley College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,669,216 people), Secondary school teachers (630,869 people), Other managers (411,851 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (391,923 people), and Education administrators (356,991 people).

The most specialized majors at Lebanon Valley College are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees awarded), English (20 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (38 degrees), Education (75 degrees), and Social Sciences (38 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lebanon Valley College are Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Actuaries, Physicians, and Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists

The most specialized majors at Lebanon Valley College are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees awarded), English (20 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (38 degrees), Education (75 degrees), and Social Sciences (38 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lebanon Valley College are Elementary & secondary schools (3,233,998 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (652,475 people), Legal services (326,914 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (294,198 people), and Computer Systems Design (287,049 people).

The most specialized majors at Lebanon Valley College are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (61 degrees awarded), English (20 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (38 degrees), Education (75 degrees), and Social Sciences (38 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Lebanon Valley College.
Most Common
  1. 61 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 36 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 32 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Lebanon Valley College was Kinesiology & Exercise Science with 61 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

205
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
298
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 205 degrees were awarded to men at Lebanon Valley College, which is 0.688 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (298).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2020, 43 degrees were awarded to men at Lebanon Valley College in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.95 times more than the 22 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2020, 43 degrees were awarded to women at Lebanon Valley College in Kinesiology & Exercise Science, which is 2.39 times more than the 18 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

69%
100% Completion Time
73%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 69% of students graduating from Lebanon Valley College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 73% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 73% within 200%.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Female
Highest Graduation Rate (83.6%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Lebanon Valley College is Female and White (83.6% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2.27% of graduates (7 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    439 degrees awarded
  2. Two or More Races
    19 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    18 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Lebanon Valley College is white (439 degrees awarded). There were 23.1 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (19 degrees).

0.398% of degree recipients (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. White Female
    256 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    183 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    12 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Lebanon Valley College is white female (256 degrees awarded). There were 1.4 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (183 degrees).

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Operations

Lebanon Valley College has an endowment valued at nearly $70.8M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $110k (0.155%), compared to the 3.19% average return ($1.26M on $39.6M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2020, Lebanon Valley College had a total salary expenditure of $60.5M. Lebanon Valley College employs 48 Assistant professors, 45 Associate professors, and 30 Professors. Most academics at Lebanon Valley College are Female Assistant professors (30), Male Associate professors(26), and Male Professors (20).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lebanon Valley College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 42 employees, Service, with 36 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 30 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$70.8M
2020 Endowment
1.47%
decline from 2019

Lebanon Valley College has an endowment valued at about $70.8M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of Lebanon Valley College declined 1.47% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $31.2M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Small Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $3.17M - Federal
  2. $3.25M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, Lebanon Valley College received $3.17M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $3.25M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$23M
2020 Salaries
0.131%
growth from 2019

In 2020, Lebanon Valley College paid a median of $23M in salaries, which represents 37.9% of their overall expenditure ($60.5M) and a 0.131% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.421% growth from 2018 and a 2.15% decline from 2017.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 34.6M (40.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$8.97M
Instructional Salaries
123
Number of Employees

In 2020, Lebanon Valley College paid a total of $8.97M to 123 employees working as instructors, which represents 39.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $11M (31.8%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor
Most Common Instructor
48 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
42 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at Lebanon Valley College were Assistant professor with 48 employees; Associate professor with 45 employees; and Associate professor with 30 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lebanon Valley College were Office and Administrative Support with 42 employees; Service with 36 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 30 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Assistant professor
  2. Male Associate professor
  3. Male Professor

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Lebanon Valley College was Female Assistant professor with 30 employees, Male Associate professor with 26 employees, and Male Professor with 20 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Lebanon Valley College.

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