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Lees-McRae College

Lees-McRae College is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Banner Elk, NC. The 2019 average net price at Lees-McRae College is $22,356. Acceptance rate is 57.18%. The school has a total enrollment of 966.

Mission Statement

Lees-McRae educates and inspires students to approach life and work from a creative, collaborative, and critical perspective in preparation for diverse careers and environments.


Logo of Lees-McRae College
Location: Banner Elk, NC
Student Body: 966
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.lmc.edu
Acceptance Rate: 57.18%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 57.18%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $35
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $24,878
Grad Tuition: $500
Room and Board: $11,078
Books and Supplies: $550
Other Fees: $1,320
Average Net Price: $22,356
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 222
  • Men / Women Ratio: 97 / 125
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 80
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 9
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Recommended
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 20%
  • Protective Services: 18%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 17%
  • Education: 14%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 11%

Academic Programs

Lees-McRae College offers 28 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsLees-McRae College offers 21 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Communication
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General Degree
  • Sport and Fitness Administration, Management Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Protective Services
  • Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsLees-McRae College offers 1 Master's Degree Programs
Education

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 32%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 37%
  • 1st Year Retention: 64%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $33,200
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 966
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 72%
  • Unknown: 11%
  • Black Students: 6%
  • Hispanic Students: 6%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: 1%
  • Two or more races: 1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Asian Students: <1%