Lynn University

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School Overview

Lynn University is a private coeducational university located in Boca Raton, Florida. Lynn is a very “international” university that has students from over 90 foreign countries. It also requires that all students participate in a study abroad program in order to graduate. Lynn University offer associate, bachelor, master and doctoral degrees in over 114 fields of study including liberal arts, psychology, criminal justice, biology, human services, international relations, English, graphic design, visual communication, resort and hospitality management, education, music, communications, business, and disaster and emergency management. The institution is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

General Information

Admission Office

3601 North Military Trail

Boca Raton, FL 33431-5598

(561) 237-7900

(800) 888-5966

Fax: (561) 237-7100



Contact: Juan Tamayo

Director of Admissions
Main Address

3601 North Military Trail

Boca Raton, FL 33431-5598

(561) 237-7000

www.lynn.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,032

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 375

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,972

Graduate enrollment: 378

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 62%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 60%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $29,990 $29,300 $30,100 $30,900 +2.66%
Books and Supplies $1,100 $1,150 $1,200 $1,250 +4.17%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $10,100 $10,900 $10,900 $10,900 0.00%
Other $2,865 $2,953 $3,044 $3,138 +3.09%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $8,844 $9,117 $9,399 $9,690 +3.10%
Other $3,525 $3,634 $3,746 $3,862 +3.10%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $44,055 $44,303 $45,244 $46,188 +2.09%
In-state Off Campus $43,459 $43,201 $44,445 $45,702 +2.83%
In-state with Family $31,090 $30,450 $31,300 $32,150 +2.72%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $17,160
In-state Student Fees $0
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $17,160
Out-of-state Student Fees $0

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 249 67%
Grant or scholarship aid 224 60% $2,915,219 $13,014
• Federal grants 42 11% $212,176 $5,052
• Pell grants 42 11% $142,559 $3,394
• Other Federal grants 38 10% $69,617 $1,832
Local and state government scholarships or grants 85 23% $284,339 $3,345
Institutional scholarships or grants 180 49% $2,418,704 $13,437
Student loans 88 24% $889,183 $10,104
• Federal student loans 85 23% $401,651 $4,725
• Other student loans 61 16% $487,532 $7,992

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOC/PHD AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 426 167 18 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 9
Biology/biological Sciences, General 9
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 252 101 7
Business Administration and Management, General 174 101 7
Hospitality Administration/management, General 78
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 43 19
Journalism 6
Mass Communication/media Studies 25 19
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 6
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other 6
Education 18 21 11
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 14 11
Elementary Education and Teaching 18
Special Education and Teaching, General 7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 22
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration 22
Human Services, General 13
Public Administration 13
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 1
Psychology 38 4
Applied Psychology 4
Psychology, General 38
Social Sciences 16
American Government and Politics (united States) 4
International Relations and Affairs 12
Visual and Performing Arts 27 9 1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General 2
Film/cinema/video Studies 1
Graphic Design 14
Music Performance, General 5 9 1
Music Theory and Composition 1
Photography 4
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts Management B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Tourism/Travel Services B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B

Education

Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Emergency Management/Homeland Security C
Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

International Relations 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.

Lynn University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(800) 888-5966
Website:www.lynn.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.lynn.edu/admission/apply-to-lynn
Address:3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431-5598
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,842
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):41%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,885 (66% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$36,650
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,650
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$14,763

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Lynn University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lynn University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services811
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs151
Education121
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Psychology12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences3
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Visual and Performing Arts152
Grand total53292

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Education1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Grand total65

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lynn 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$36,650
Out-of-state$36,650
Books and supplies$800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$13,150
Out-of-state$13,150

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid45989%
Grant or scholarship aid45989%$14,763
Student loan aid21041%$8,749

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,52676%$14,549
Federal student loans58929%$6,441

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lynn 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 Lynn University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,5141,5961,918
Percent admitted100%79%84%
Percent admitted who enrolled16%17%16%

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

Lynn University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,842
Undergraduate enrollment2,095
Graduate enrollment747

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

Lynn University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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