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So you're from Lincoln, IL?

Fortunately for you, Lincoln, IL offers a number of great schools to choose from. It's just a matter of finding the right program and study subject for you!


 

Lincoln College and University Demographics

There are a total of 30 degree and certificate programs offered at Lincoln's 2 colleges and universities. You can choose to study in fields ranging from theology/theological studies to health/health care administration/management to religious education.

Lincoln Christian University is the top-ranked school in Lincoln. It was ranked 73rd in the nation in 2010. Lincoln Christian University has a student population of approximately 993. The most popular course of study at Lincoln Christian University is Theology.

Tuition

Lincoln schools charge an average tuition of $17,340 per year. The Lincoln school charging the highest tuition rates is Lincoln College, which charges students $21,000 per year. The lowest tuition rate in Lincoln is at Lincoln Christian University, which charges students $13,680 per year in tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2008, students at Lincoln colleges received an estimated $0 in financial aid. Of this aid, $0 was in the form of institutional grants and scholarships. The school giving the most institutional grants and scholarships in Lincoln was Lincoln Christian University, which gave students $0 in institutional financial aid.

Lincoln Student Demographics

In 2010, 2,297 students were enrolled in Lincoln schools, which was 0% of the total college students in Illinois. Lincoln College, with 1,304 students, had the highest number of students in Lincoln, while Lincoln Christian University, with only 993 students, had the lowest number.

Graduation and Retention Rates

Approximately 47% of students who enroll as first year students at Lincoln schools return to complete their second year. For every 100 students who enroll in Lincoln schools, 49 eventually graduate. Lincoln Christian University has the highest graduation rate in Lincoln, with 50% of students graduating. Lincoln College has the lowest rate, with 47% graduating.

Diversity

Of the 2,297 students attending Lincoln schools, 53% are female. 27 students are over 24 years old for every 100 college students In Lincoln, . In 2009, 27% of Lincoln college students identified themselves as belonging to a racial or ethnic minority. The Lincoln school with the highest percentage of minority students was Lincoln College, with 40% of students identifying themselves as being from a racial or ethnic minority background.

Lincoln Faculty Demographics

Lincoln schools had 1,183 faculty members in 2010. The ratio of female to male faculty was [Female Faculty Ratio] to [Male Faculty Ratio] for Lincoln schools. And 47% of faculty were from ethnically diverse backgrounds.

Lincoln schools had an average faculty to student ratio of 1 to 2 in 2009. Richland Community College had the highest faculty to student ratio, of schools in Lincoln, with 1 to 1.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
0 miles from location Lincoln College Lincoln IL 21.2522 59% 1,304
0 miles from location Lincoln Christian University Lincoln IL 26.7024 80% 993
 
 

Need a little help deciding on what to study?

We've ranked the top 50 jobs in Lincoln, IL to help you find the right study subject
that fits your interest!

Rank Occupation Num of Jobs Avg Salary Avg Salary (Nat'l) Job Growth (Past 5 Yrs)
1
Retail Salespersons+ 5,130 $22,930 $25,000
2
Registered Nurses+ 4,480 $57,710 $67,720
3
Office Clerks, General+ 3,800 $24,450 $28,240
4
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants+ 3,300 $23,180 $25,140
5
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education+ 3,160 $45,390 $54,330
6
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive+ 2,710 $26,020 $32,000
7
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks+ 2,690 $29,350 $35,340
8
Correctional Officers and Jailers+ 2,430 $50,580 $42,780
9
General and Operations Managers+ 2,210 $75,350 $113,100
10
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers+ 2,050 $33,550 $39,890
11
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses+ 1,860 $33,620 $41,360
12
Cooks, Fast Food+ 1,610 $18,310 $18,540
13
Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants+ 1,470 $35,320 $45,860
14
Cooks, Restaurant+ 1,430 $19,930 $23,260
15
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education+ 1,230 $44,920 $54,880
16
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers+ 1,230 $41,510 $50,770
17
Construction Laborers+ 1,200 $30,210 $33,590
18
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers+ 1,190 $44,400 $55,620
19
Carpenters+ 1,100 $34,470 $43,890
20
Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria+ 1,070 $21,800 $24,180
21
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics+ 1,050 $30,790 $38,200
22
Home Health Aides+ 840 $21,030 $21,760
23
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School+ 800 $75,550 $89,990
24
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics+ 750 $26,470 $33,300
25
Accountants and Auditors+ 730 $54,250 $68,960
26
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters+ 710 $58,210 $50,360
27
Managers, All Other+ 710 $57,440 $102,160
28
Billing and Posting Clerks+ 700 $26,840 $33,270
29
Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School+ 660 $45,540 $55,220
30
Pharmacy Technicians+ 640 $27,380 $29,330
31
Social and Human Service Assistants+ 630 $29,090 $30,100
32
Electricians+ 580 $46,900 $51,810
33
Financial Managers+ 560 $67,130 $116,970
34
Chief Executives+ 530 $91,300 $173,350
35
Loan Officers+ 510 $51,360 $65,900
36
Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education+ 480 $29,240 $29,200
37
Administrative Services Managers+ 480 $50,620 $84,390
38
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors+ 450 $43,560 $55,970
39
Medical and Health Services Managers+ 420 $84,200 $93,670
40
Food Service Managers+ 410 $29,940 $52,220
41
Legislators+ 390 $22,140 $38,470
42
Security Guards+ 370 $26,820 $26,870
43
Advertising Sales Agents+ 360 $51,630 $55,020
44
Lawyers+ 360 $78,900 $129,440
45
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers+ 360 $52,960 $62,260
46
Medical Assistants+ 330 $25,680 $29,760
47
Sales Managers+ 320 $83,670 $114,110
48
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors+ 300 $23,760 $35,920
49
Dental Assistants+ 290 $27,300 $34,140
50
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers+ 260 $46,750 $44,860