Founded in 1944, Lincoln Christian University is a non-profit private specialized higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Lincoln (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Illinois. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Lincoln Christian University (LCU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Restorationist religion. Lincoln Christian University (LCU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 76 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 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. LCU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Lincoln Christian University|
|Motto||To nurture and equip Christians with a Biblical worldview to serve and lead in the church and the world
|Address||100 Campus View Drive
|Tel||+1 (217) 732 3168|
|Fax||+1 (217) 732 5718|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|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 neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are considered but not required
|Admission Office||100 Campus View Drive
(217) 732 3168
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Restorationist Christian Churches and Churches of Christ|
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions|
|2000 Classification||Theological seminaries and other specialized faith-related institutions|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence|
Lincoln Christian University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 100,310 physical volumes, 7,839 physical media, 2,494 digital/electronic medium and 55 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Lincoln Christian University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 486 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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