Life University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
1269 Barclay Circle
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 426-2884
(800) 543-3202
Fax: (770) 426-2895

Contact: Deborah Heairlston
Director of New Student Development
Main Address
1269 Barclay Circle
Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 426-2600

www.life.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 597
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 132
Degree-seeking undergrads: 597
Graduate enrollment: 100

Setting
Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 28%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General B
Management Information Systems A,B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Dietetics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Nutrition Sciences A,B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Life University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(800) 543-3202
Website:www.life.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://apply.life.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/welcome.aspx
Address:1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, GA 30060
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,692
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):22%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,446 (91% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$11,220
Out-of-state Tuition:$11,220
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,625

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Life University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Life University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Health Professions and Related Programs23
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Psychology121
Grand total2114

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Life University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Psychology11
Grand total21

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Life University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,220
Out-of-state$11,220
Books and supplies$2,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,302
Out-of-state$10,302

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid8390%
Grant or scholarship aid7784%$6,625
Student loan aid6470%$6,275

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid46164%$6,063
Federal student loans44862%$7,373

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Life University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Life University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants280122158
Percent admitted100%91%93%
Percent admitted who enrolled46%38%52%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Life University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,692
Undergraduate enrollment718
Graduate enrollment1,974

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Life University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • The Council on Chiropractic Education
    • Chiropractic (CHIRO) - Programs leading to the D.C. degree

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