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Lynn University

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Overview

Established in 1962, the Lynn University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Boca Raton (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Florida. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Lynn University is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Lynn University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 62-year-old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Lynn University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

Lynn University's Control Typeprivate

Entity

Lynn University's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

Lynn University' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized

Selectivity

Lynn University's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateleast selective

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1962
Motto Learning Your Way
Colours Royal blue and white
Mascot Lance the Fighting Knight
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University Location

Address 3601 N. Military Trail
Boca Raton
33431-5598 Florida
United States
Lynn University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Lynn University Phone Number +1 (561) 237 7000
Lynn University Fax Number +1 (561) 237 7100

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.


Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Lynn University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Lynn University's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Lynn University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Lynn University.

Lynn University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
40,000-44,999 US$
(36,450-41,010 Euro)
12,500-14,999 US$
(11,390-13,670 Euro)
International
students
40,000-44,999 US$
(36,450-41,010 Euro)
12,500-14,999 US$
(11,390-13,670 Euro)

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Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Lynn University's admission information.

Lynn University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


Lynn University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Lynn University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Lynn University's acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.


Admission Requirements Admission Requirements

  • Secondary school GPA is required
  • Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
  • Secondary school record is required
  • Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
  • Recommendations are required
  • Formal demonstration of competencies is considered but not required
  • Admission test scores are required
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is recommended
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) is neither required nor recommended

Source: IPDES


Lynn University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


Lynn University's Admission Office Admission Office

3601 North Military Trail
Boca Raton 33431-5598
(561) 237 7900
800 888 5966

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Size and Profile

Introduction

University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.


Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Lynn University.

Lynn University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Lynn University has an enrollment range of 3,000-3,999 students making it a small-sized institution.


Lynn University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 200-299 academic employees (Faculty).


Lynn University's Control Type Control Type

Lynn University is a private higher education institution.


Lynn University's Entity Type Entity Type

Lynn University is a non-profit higher education institution.


Lynn University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.


Lynn University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.


Religious Affiliation

Lynn University does not have any religious affiliation.


Carnegie Classification

Introduction

The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education is a framework for categorizing colleges and universities in the United States...


The classification was first created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 1970, and it has been updated periodically since then. The Carnegie Classification is based on a set of criteria, such as the level and types of degrees offered, research activity and enrollment size. Institutions are classified into one of several categories based on these criteria, ranging from "doctoral universities" with very high research activity to "special focus institutions" that primarily award degrees in a specific field, such as the arts or health professions. The classification allows for quick comparisons between institutions within and across categories.

Carnegie Classification

uniRank provides below the official Lynn University's Carnegie classification.

Basic Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Size & Setting Four-year, small, highly residential institution
Enrollment Profile High undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Research Doctoral: Single program-Education

Facilities and Services

Introduction

What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.


University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Lynn University's main facilities:


Lynn University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Lynn University's Library

Lynn University's library does not have any external branch. The library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium, etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2021 the library reported 57,585 physical volumes, 10,237 physical media, 141,165 digital/electronic media and 111 licensed digital/electronic databases. The library is managed by a total number of 17 full-time employees, including 7 librarians. Lynn University's library has a total library expenditure greater than $100,000 per year. Source: IPDES.

Lynn University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

In particular, the Lynn University provides on-campus housing and the total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,196 students in the 2021 academic year. Source: IPDES.

Lynn University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Lynn University's main services:


Lynn University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Lynn University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Lynn University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

In particular, this institution offers some programs fully via distance education at the undergraduate level and at the graduate level. Source: IPDES.

Lynn University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Lynn University's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


Lynn University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Lynn University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation

1967


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Lynn University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • International Accreditation Council for Business Education
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation


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Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.


Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Lynn University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • National Athletic Association (NAA)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

Introduction

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.


Academic Structure

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Social Media

Introduction

Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.


Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Lynn University's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.


Facebook Facebook

Lynn University's Facebook page Lynn University's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Lynn University's X (formerly Twitter) page Lynn University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Lynn University's YouTube channel Lynn University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Lynn University's Instagram page Lynn University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Lynn University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok

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