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: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,746
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 28%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,918 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $12,696
Out-of-state Tuition: $12,696
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $7,754

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Life University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Life University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 1
Psychology 111
Grand total 2114

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $12,696
Out-of-state $12,696
Books and supplies $2,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $11,715
Out-of-state $11,715

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 108 96%
Grant or scholarship aid 108 96% $7,754
Student loan aid 51 45% $5,485

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 593 79% $7,714
Federal student loans 485 64% $7,959

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 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 314 152 162
Percent admitted 100% 94% 93%
Percent admitted who enrolled 57% 55% 59%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 2019

Total Enrollment 2,746
Undergraduate enrollment 898
Graduate enrollment 1,848

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
    • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Council on Chiropractic Education, Commission on Accreditation
    • Chiropractic (CHIRO) - Programs leading to the D.C. degree

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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