Lehman College Overview
Lehman College is a public institution located in Bronx, New York. The city atmosphere of Bronx makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.
What Is Lehman College Known For?
- The highest award offered at Lehman is the doctor's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 37% of the faculty were full-time.
- A student who earns a bachelor's degree from Lehman makes roughly $43,100 a year. This is 6% more than their peers from other colleges and universities.
Lehman College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Lehman has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Lehman.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Lehman has earned from around the web.
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Where Is Lehman College?
Contact details for Lehman are given below.
|Address:||250 Bedford Park Blvd West, Bronx, NY 10468|
How Do I Get Into Lehman?
You can apply to Lehman online at: https://www2.cuny.edu/admissions/apply-to-cuny/
Admission Requirements for Lehman
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||required|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Lehman?
Approximately 37% of accepted students are men and 63% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 32%, and the acceptance rate for women is 37%.
Average Test Scores
About 77% of students accepted to Lehman submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 490 and 560. Math scores were between 480 and 540.
Can I Afford Lehman College?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Lehman, approximately 6% of students took out student loans averaging $4,487 a year. That adds up to $17,948 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Lehman is 5.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Lehman College Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 2,141 graduate students at the school.
Of the 8,066 full-time undergraduates at Lehman, 33% are male and 67% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Lehman College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1,966|
|Hispanic or Latino||4,784|
Over 170 countries are represented at Lehman. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, South Korea, and India.
Online Learning at Lehman College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Lehman has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 37th most popular in New York for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Lehman
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Lehman College was 24.1%. This is the #806 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Lehman regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Lehman majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business Administration & Management||23%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||17%|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Lehman College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- Image Credit: By Jim.henderson under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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