Established in 1897, Lincoln Memorial University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the small town of Harrogate (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Tennessee. Officially accredited/recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 119 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. LMU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.