Tuition & Fees

$13,590

$13,590

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
32%
500-599
43%
400-499
14%
300-399
11%
600-699
18%
500-599
43%
400-499
32%
300-399
7%
600-699
25%
500-599
0
400-499
50%
300-399
25%
30-36
11%
24-29
32%
18-23
51%
12-17
6%
30-36
9%
24-29
26%
18-23
42%
12-17
23%
30-36
11%
24-29
32%
18-23
54%
12-17
3%
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undergraduateRatios

50%

male

50%

female

1

teacher

13

students

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Selective

56%

acceptance rate

Accepted 172
Declined + 130
Total Received 302
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Private (nonprofit)

415

undergraduate students

317

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Christian Ministry
  2. General Ministry
  3. Business Administration
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Codes

SAT 1405
ACT 1060

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Location

School Facts

Lincoln Christian University, founded in 1944, is a private college with religious affiliation. Its more than 100-acre campus is located in Lincoln, IL, 30 miles north of Springfield.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 732
Established in 1944
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Church of Christ
Accredited by •  ABHE (Assn. for Biblical Higher Education)
•  ABHE (Association for Biblical Higher Education)
•  ATS (Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission

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Lincoln, IL

100-acre campus in Lincoln (population: 13,816), 30 miles from Springfield. Served by bus and train; air serves Bloomington and Springfield.

Lincoln Christian University
100 Campus View Drive
Lincoln, IL 62656-2167

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
34%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
98%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

600-699
32%
500-599
43%
400-499
14%
300-399
11%
600-699
18%
500-599
43%
400-499
32%
300-399
7%
600-699
25%
500-599
0
400-499
50%
300-399
25%
30-36
11%
24-29
32%
18-23
51%
12-17
6%
30-36
9%
24-29
26%
18-23
42%
12-17
23%
30-36
11%
24-29
32%
18-23
54%
12-17
3%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Selective

56%

acceptance rate

Accepted 172
Declined + 130
Total Received 302

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Essay
Interview

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Brady Cremeens
Dean of Enrollment
P: 888 522-5228
F: 217 732-4199
enroll@lincolnchristian.edu

Financial Aid

52%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$13,168

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $13,590
Room $3,600
Board $3,964
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $22,154
Average Financial Aid - $13,168
Total with Avg. Aid $8,986

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $869,256
State $511,983
Institutional $762,057
Other external $185,873
Total $2,329,169

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $188,058
Other external $113,027
Total $301,085
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 888 522-5228
F: 217 732-5914
finaid@lincolnchristian.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Nancy Siddens
Director of Financial Aid
nsiddens@lincolnchristian.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
soccer
volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, soccer, volleyball (indoor/sand)

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Athletic Directors

Christian Lowry (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Bobbie Jean Geosling (women's)
Swa
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, NCCAA
Mascot
Red Lions
School colors
red and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Bible
Bible Studies
Bible/Theology
Business Administration/Management
Children/Family Ministry
Christian Ministries
Christian Ministry
Church History/Historical Theology
Communication Studies
Counseling
Divinity
Education
Intercultural Studies
Ministry
Organizational Leadership
Philosophy
Philosophy/Apologetics
Pre-Nursing
Preaching Ministry
Psychology
Religious Education
Spiritual Formation
Spiritual Formation/Ministry
Theology
Worship Ministry
Youth/Family Ministry
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Christian Ministry
  2. General Ministry
  3. Business Administration

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Weekend College

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Education

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-theology

732

total students

74%

in-state

26%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

57%

415
students

Female
50%
209

Male
50%
206

43%

317
students

Female
36%
114

Male
64%
203

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

81%

337
students

Female
49%
162

Male
51%
175

19%

78
students

Female
61%
47

Male
39%
31

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Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Hispanic/Latino
81%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

34%

Transfer applicants accepted

83%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

98%

Additional services

  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 2
Countries most often represented China
Japan
Special services offered for international applicants International student center

International Student Contact

Mary K. Davis
Admissions Office Manager
217 732-3168, extension 2251
enroll@lincolnchristian.edu

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