Lincoln University (177940)

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$6,150

0% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$10,387

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

21.3%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

2,738

69.5% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

21.8%

100 Graduates

About

Lincoln University (177940) is a higher education institution located in Cole County, MO. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Lincoln University (177940) were Liberal Arts & Sciences (26 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (23 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (20 degrees).

In 2016, 342 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Lincoln University (177940). 61.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 38.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (202 degrees), 1.94 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (104 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Lincoln University (177940) is $6,150, which is $-14,010 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Lincoln University (177940) is $6,150, which is $-14,010 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,387.

In 2016, 59% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 72% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$6,150

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Lincoln University (177940) was $6,150. The cost of tuition at Lincoln University (177940) is $-14,010 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

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Average Net Price

$10,387

2016 Value

4.39%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Lincoln University (177940) had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,387. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Lincoln University (177940) grew by 4.39%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,430

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Lincoln University (177940) was of $6,430 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 1.21% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

59%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

72%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

59% of undergraduate students at Lincoln University (177940) received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2015, when 59% 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.

21.3%

2015 Default Rate

210

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Lincoln University (177940) was 21.3%, which represents 210 out of the 985 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Lincoln University (177940) received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 2,738 students enrolled at Lincoln University (177940) in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Acceptance Rate

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Acceptance Rate in N/A

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Lincoln University (177940) in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Lincoln University (177940) has a total enrollment of 2,738 students. The full-time enrollment at Lincoln University (177940) is 1,902 students and the part-time enrollment is 836. This means that 69.5% of students enrolled at Lincoln University (177940) are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Lincoln University (177940), both undergraduate and graduate, is 44.6% White, 42.5% Black or African American, 3.29% Two or More Races, 2.26% Hispanic or Latino, 0.767% Asian, 0.548% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.073% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Lincoln University (177940) in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (29.2%), followed by Black or African American Male (26.6%) and White Female (19%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (23.5%), followed by Black or African American Female (19.6%) and White Male (15.7%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

69.5%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Lincoln University (177940), both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,738 students. The full-time enrollment at Lincoln University (177940) is 1,902 and the part-time enrollment is 836. This means that 69.5% of students enrolled at Lincoln University (177940) are enrolled full-time compared with 68.7% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

47%

2016 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 Lincoln University (177940) was 47%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Lincoln University (177940) had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,222

  2. Black or African American

    1,163

  3. Two or More Races

    90

The enrolled student population at Lincoln University (177940) is 44.6% White, 42.5% Black or African American, 3.29% Two or More Races, 2.26% Hispanic or Latino, 0.767% Asian, 0.548% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.073% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. 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 54.7% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.3% 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, 99 students (3.62%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 80 more women than men received degrees from Lincoln University (177940). The majority of degree recipients at Lincoln University (177940) are white (202 degrees awarded). There were 1.94 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (104 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Lincoln University (177940) is Liberal Arts & Sciences (26 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (23 degrees) and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (20 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Lincoln University (177940), meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Agriculture (14 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (9 degrees), and Protective Services (36 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 Lincoln University (177940) are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,886,041 people), Secondary school teachers (304,222 people), Education administrators (252,656 people), Miscellaneous managers (181,501 people), and Police officers (139,547 people).

The most specialized majors at Lincoln University (177940) are Agriculture (14 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (9 degrees), Protective Services (36 degrees), Human Sciences (11 degrees), and Education (53 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 Lincoln University (177940) are Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Physicians & surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Dentists, and Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers

The most specialized majors at Lincoln University (177940) are Agriculture (14 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (9 degrees), Protective Services (36 degrees), Human Sciences (11 degrees), and Education (53 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 Lincoln University (177940) are Elementary & secondary schools (2,764,663 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (352,429 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (256,175 people), Hospitals (157,984 people), and Child day care services (106,723 people).

The most specialized majors at Lincoln University (177940) are Agriculture (14 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (9 degrees), Protective Services (36 degrees), Human Sciences (11 degrees), and Education (53 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 Lincoln University (177940).

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Lincoln University (177940) was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 26 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 131

  2. 211

In 2016, 131 degrees were awarded to men at Lincoln University (177940), which is 0.621 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (211).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 19 degrees were awarded to men at Lincoln University (177940) in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration, which is 1.12 times more than the 17 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 44 degrees were awarded to women at Lincoln University (177940) in Registered Nursing, which is 7.33 times more than the 6 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

9%

100% Completion Time

25%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 9% of students graduating from Lincoln University (177940) completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 25% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 27% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Hispanic or Latino Female

Highest Graduation Rate (66.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Lincoln University (177940) is Female and Hispanic or Latino (66.7% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

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% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    202 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    104 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    13 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Lincoln University (177940) is white (202 degrees awarded). There were 1.94 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (104 degrees).

1.75% of degree recipients (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    130 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    72 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    60 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Lincoln University (177940) is white female (130 degrees awarded). There were 1.81 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (72 degrees).

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Operations

Lincoln University (177940) has an endowment valued at nearly $9.04M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $77.2k (0.854%), compared to the 2.07% average return ($597k on $28.9M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Lincoln University (177940) had a total expenditure of $51.8M. Of that $51.8M, they spent $24.5M on salaries and $51.8M on benefits.

Lincoln University (177940) employs 38 Assistant professors, 34 Associate professors, and 33 Professors. Most academics at Lincoln University (177940) are Male Associate professors (21), Male Assistant professors(19), and Female Assistant professors (19).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lincoln University (177940) are: Office and Administrative Support, with 56 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 43 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 36 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$9.04M

2015 Endowment

7.78%

growth from 2014

Lincoln University (177940) has an endowment valued at about $9.04M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Lincoln University (177940) grew 7.78% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $19.8M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $218k - Federal

  2. $34.2k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Lincoln University (177940) received $218k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $34.2k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$24.5M

Salary Expenditure

$51.8M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Lincoln University (177940) had a total expenditure of $51.8M. Of that $51.8M, they spent $24.5M on salaries and $51.8M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Lincoln University (177940) as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$24.5M

2015 Salaries

1.61%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Lincoln University (177940) paid a median of $24.5M in salaries, which represents 47.4% of their overall expenditure ($51.8M) and a 1.61% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.51% decline from 2013 and a 2.67% decline from 2012.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.3M (42.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$6.34M

Instructional Salaries

124

Number of Employees

In 2015, Lincoln University (177940) paid a total of $6.34M to 124 employees working as instructors, which represents 25.8% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $9.7M (31%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor

Most Common Instructor

38 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

56 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Lincoln University (177940) were Assistant professor with 38 employees; Associate professor with 34 employees; and Associate professor with 33 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lincoln University (177940) were Office and Administrative Support with 56 employees; Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 43 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 36 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Associate professor

  2. Male Assistant professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Lincoln University (177940) was Male Associate professor with 21 employees, Male Assistant professor with 19 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 19 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Lincoln University (177940).

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