Lindsey Wilson College

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$23,520

2.62% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$15,467

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

9.65%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

2,588

92.3% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

32.4%

191 Graduates

About

Lindsey Wilson College is a higher education institution located in Adair County, KY. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Lindsey Wilson College were General Human Services (223 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (54 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (24 degrees).

In 2016, 685 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Lindsey Wilson College. 68.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (515 degrees), 5.36 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (96 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Lindsey Wilson College is $23,520, which is $3,360 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Lindsey Wilson College is $23,520, which is $3,360 more 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 $15,467.

In 2016, 95% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 75% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$23,520

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Lindsey Wilson College was $23,520. The cost of tuition at Lindsey Wilson College is $3,360 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

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Average Net Price

$15,467

2016 Value

3.93%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Lindsey Wilson College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $15,467. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Lindsey Wilson College grew by 3.93%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,287

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Lindsey Wilson College was of $8,287 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 1.41% 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

95%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

75%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

95% of undergraduate students at Lindsey Wilson College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a growth of 1.06% with respect to 2015, when 94% 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.

9.65%

2015 Default Rate

90

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Lindsey Wilson College was 9.65%, which represents 90 out of the 933 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

Lindsey Wilson College 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 2,588 students enrolled at Lindsey Wilson College 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 Lindsey Wilson College in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Lindsey Wilson College has a total enrollment of 2,588 students. The full-time enrollment at Lindsey Wilson College is 2,390 students and the part-time enrollment is 198. This means that 92.3% of students enrolled at Lindsey Wilson College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Lindsey Wilson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 67.1% White, 8.81% Black or African American, 1.78% Two or More Races, 1.12% Hispanic or Latino, 0.425% Asian, 0.425% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0773% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Lindsey Wilson College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (42.7%), followed by White Male (23.1%) and Black or African American Male (6.53%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (61.6%), followed by White Male (13%) and Black or African American Female (6.75%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

92.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Lindsey Wilson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,588 students. The full-time enrollment at Lindsey Wilson College is 2,390 and the part-time enrollment is 198. This means that 92.3% of students enrolled at Lindsey Wilson College are enrolled full-time compared with 68.7% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

63%

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 Lindsey Wilson College was 63%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Lindsey Wilson College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,737

  2. Black or African American

    228

  3. Two or More Races

    46

The enrolled student population at Lindsey Wilson College is 67.1% White, 8.81% Black or African American, 1.78% Two or More Races, 1.12% Hispanic or Latino, 0.425% Asian, 0.425% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0773% 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, 521 students (20.1%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 251 more women than men received degrees from Lindsey Wilson College. The majority of degree recipients at Lindsey Wilson College are white (515 degrees awarded). There were 5.36 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (96 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Lindsey Wilson College is General Human Services (223 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (54 degrees) and Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (24 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Lindsey Wilson College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Public Administration and Social Service (223 degrees awarded), Psychology (201 degrees), and History (14 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lindsey Wilson College are Social workers (315,381 people), Miscellaneous managers (276,344 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (276,342 people), Counselors (222,683 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (176,513 people).

The most specialized majors at Lindsey Wilson College are Public Administration and Social Service (223 degrees awarded), Psychology (201 degrees), History (14 degrees), Theology (9 degrees), and Communications (27 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 Lindsey Wilson College are Public relations specialists, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Physicians & surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, and Financial analysts

The most specialized majors at Lindsey Wilson College are Public Administration and Social Service (223 degrees awarded), Psychology (201 degrees), History (14 degrees), Theology (9 degrees), and Communications (27 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 Lindsey Wilson College are Elementary & secondary schools (632,622 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (348,097 people), Hospitals (303,997 people), Individual & family services (241,538 people), and Outpatient care centers (180,211 people).

The most specialized majors at Lindsey Wilson College are Public Administration and Social Service (223 degrees awarded), Psychology (201 degrees), History (14 degrees), Theology (9 degrees), and Communications (27 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 Lindsey Wilson College.

Most Common

  1. 223 degrees awarded

  2. 54 degrees awarded

  3. 24 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Lindsey Wilson College was General Human Services with 223 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 217

  2. 468

In 2016, 217 degrees were awarded to men at Lindsey Wilson College, which is 0.464 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (468).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 47 degrees were awarded to men at Lindsey Wilson College in General Human Services, which is 0.267 times less than the 176 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 176 degrees were awarded to women at Lindsey Wilson College in General Human Services, which is 3.74 times more than the 47 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

19%

100% Completion Time

34%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 19% of students graduating from Lindsey Wilson College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 34% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 35% 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 (42.9%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Lindsey Wilson College is Female and Hispanic or Latino (42.9% 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, 2.62% of graduates (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    515 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    96 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    52 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Lindsey Wilson College is white (515 degrees awarded). There were 5.36 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (96 degrees).

14% of degree recipients (96 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    364 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    151 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    34 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Lindsey Wilson College is white female (364 degrees awarded). There were 2.41 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (151 degrees).

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Operations

Lindsey Wilson College has an endowment valued at nearly $21.1M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.17M (5.52%), compared to the 2.07% average return ($597k on $28.9M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Lindsey Wilson College had a total expenditure of $38.2M. Of that $38.2M, they spent $17.4M on salaries and $38.2M on benefits.

Lindsey Wilson College employs 55 Assistant professors, 28 Associate professors, and 20 Instructors. Most academics at Lindsey Wilson College are Female Assistant professors (29), Male Assistant professors(26), and Male Professors (14).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lindsey Wilson College are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 74 employees, Service, with 64 employees, and Management with 35 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$21.1M

2015 Endowment

8.99%

growth from 2014

Lindsey Wilson College has an endowment valued at about $21.1M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Lindsey Wilson College grew 8.99% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $7.72M lower 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: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $685k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Lindsey Wilson College received $685k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$17.4M

Salary Expenditure

$38.2M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Lindsey Wilson College had a total expenditure of $38.2M. Of that $38.2M, they spent $17.4M on salaries and $38.2M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Lindsey Wilson College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$17.4M

2015 Salaries

0%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Lindsey Wilson College paid a median of $17.4M in salaries, which represents 45.4% of their overall expenditure ($38.2M) and a 0% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.21% decline from 2013 and a 8.66% growth from 2012.

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

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Instructional Salaries

$6.57M

Instructional Salaries

112

Number of Employees

In 2015, Lindsey Wilson College paid a total of $6.57M to 112 employees working as instructors, which represents 37.8% 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

55 Employees

Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

74 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Lindsey Wilson College were Assistant professor with 55 employees; Associate professor with 28 employees; and Associate professor with 20 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lindsey Wilson College were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 74 employees; Service with 64 employees; and Management with 35 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Assistant professor

  2. Male Assistant professor

  3. Male Professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Lindsey Wilson College was Female Assistant professor with 29 employees, Male Assistant professor with 26 employees, and Male Professor with 14 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Lindsey Wilson College.

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