Lincoln Christian University

Lincoln, IL, USA
4.32 Average Rating

Originally founded as Bible institute dedicated to training preachers, Lincoln Christian University is a Christian college in central Illinois. LCU grants undergraduate degrees in 13 majors including Christian-centered subjects such as Preaching Ministry and Biblical Studies. Additionally, all students are required to participate in a Christian service initiative during their LCU careers. As a Christian university, LCU holds chapel services once per week at the Earl C. Hargrove Chapel Auditorium and sermons are archived on the LCU website. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
73%
Out of State Students
22%
0
100
53%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 22
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1013
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
789
Total Number of Undergrads
466
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Honors Program
0
100
25%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
64%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$19,204
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,200
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,200
0
100
57%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,444
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
49%
51%
Student Organizations
4
Size of Town
Town: Distant
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Peoria
Chicago
Springfield
Bloomington
Saint Louis
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$30,900
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What Students Are Saying

4.32 Average Rating
lincoln christian university has been an excellent experience both in education and spirituality. their expectations for us are kept high and keep me motivated to succeed in my college career. lincoln christian university is doing an awe inspiring job at grooming future leaders.
Emily from Columbia, TN
lincoln christian university is an exceptional institution for learning how to think critically and engage with the world. lcu teaches its students not to blindly believe what they believe, but to question it and really believe it. in addition, their programs are very sound with incredibly intelligent and competent professors.
Benjamin from Decatur, IL

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