Established in 1968, LeMoyne-Owen College is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Memphis (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tennessee. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, LeMoyne-Owen College (LOC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. LeMoyne-Owen College (LOC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. LOC 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, as well as administrative services.
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|Founded||1968 Merger between LeMoyne College (1871) and Owen College (1947)|
|Motto||Gubernatio. Opportunitas. Inclino.
Leadership. Opportunity. Change.
|Colours||Purple and gold|
|Address||807 Walker Avenue
|Tel||+1 (901) 435 1000|
|Fax||+1 (901) 942 3572|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Historically Black Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
(901) 942 7302
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Protestant United Church of Christ|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Le Moyne-Owen College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 72,214 physical volumes, 1,562 physical media, 1,088 digital/electronic medium and 73 licensed digital/electronic databases.
LeMoyne-Owen College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 384 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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