Lindsey Wilson College

Columbia, KY

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,713
Graduate Enrollment: 854
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: United Methodist

Campus Details

Town: Remote (in urban cluster more than 35 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, small, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 37% / 63% (2017)

First generation college students: 45.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 12.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2012)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 75.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 49.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 33.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 22.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 72.5%
Black: 9.5%
Hispanic: 0.4%
Asian: 0.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.4%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.4%
2+ races: 2.9%
Non-resident alien: 1.1%
Unknown race: 12.7%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $38,240
In-State tuition: $25,718
Out-of-State tuition: $25,718

Estimated books and supplies: $1,000 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $9,495 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $5,243 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $11,000 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $5,243 (2022)

Average Family Income: $47,772 (2017)
Median Family Income: $25,541 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 63.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 76.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $16,784 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $178 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $17,337
$30k-48k $12,301
$48k-75k $13,361
$75k-110k $17,114
$110k+ $21,932

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 30%
6-year graduation rate: 40%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.8% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $16,784 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $6,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $11,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $11,250 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 45.5% (2015)
@3 year 53.4% (2017)
@5 year 65.8% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 32.8% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 33.3% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $29,187 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $36,895 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 4
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources and Conservation, Other. 3
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 15
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 23 $21,500 $228 $26,241 ($2,187) $38,302 ($3,192)
Bachelor's Degree Human Services, General. 207 $22,774 $172 $25,988 ($2,166) $34,370 ($2,864)
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 4
Graduate/Professional Certificate Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 31
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 17 $23,000 $166 $59,175 ($4,931) $55,804 ($4,650)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 45 $26,551 $258 $35,427 ($2,952) $45,474 ($3,790)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 2
Bachelor's Degree History. 4
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 33 $26,769 $259 $28,935 ($2,411)
Master's Degree Education, General. 8
Doctoral Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 15
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 7
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 2
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 10
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 1
Bachelor's Degree Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management. 10
Associate's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 2
Bachelor's Degree Religious Education. 17
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 19 $30,558 ($2,547)
Bachelor's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 5
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 221 $488 $38,324 ($3,194) $43,935 ($3,661)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $53,478
Full time faculty: 61%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $27,982,018 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $37,179,682 (2022)