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2300 Highland Road Batesville, AR 72503
main phone: (870) 307-7000, admission phone: (800) 423-2542, admission fax: (870) 307-7542
Lyon College is associated with the Presbyterian Church and is an independent and residential institution. Lyon is Arkansas’ oldest independent college and was established in 1872. The college offers high quality education programs and an honor code all students must abide to. Lyon has an original housing system and uses the endowed Nichols International Studies program. The school is highly ranked by U.S. News and World report and is number 15 on its list of “Best Colleges, Best Values.” The Princeton Review has named Lyon a “Best Southeastern College,” and Forbes.com ranks it in the nation’s top 3 percent.
Lyon has a reputation of being a superb liberal arts college and offers degrees in an array of career fields. Some of the more common programs at Lyon include pre-law, pre-medical, pre-pharmacy, pre-dental, pre-physical therapy, and pre-veterinary.