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Lindsey Wilson College Overview

Lindsey Wilson College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Columbia, Kentucky. The location of Lindsey Wilson College is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.

What Is Lindsey Wilson College Known For?

449 Undergraduate Awards
$23,207 Avg Cost After Aid
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the doctor's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Lindsey Wilson College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 57% of the faculty were full-time.

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Lindsey Wilson College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Lindsey Wilson College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#3 Best Value Mental & Social Health Services Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Most Popular Online Human Services Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Most Popular Human Services Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#7 Most Popular Online Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Most Popular Mental & Social Health Services Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#11 Most Popular Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#14 Most Popular Religious Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#17 Most Popular Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Most Popular Psychology Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#28 Best Value Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Lindsey Wilson College has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#5 Best Human Services Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#7 Best Value Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service College Factual
#14 Best Public Administration & Social Service Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#14 Best Public Administration & Social Service Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual

Where Is Lindsey Wilson College?

Location of Lindsey Wilson College

Contact details for Lindsey Wilson College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 210 Lindsey Wilson St, Columbia, KY 42728-1223
Phone: 270-384-2126
Website: https://www.lindsey.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Lindsey-Wilson-College/359143771891
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/lindseywilson

How Do I Get Into Lindsey Wilson College?

You can apply to Lindsey Wilson College online at: https://lindsey.elluciancrmrecruit.com/Admissions/Pages/Login.aspx

Lindsey Wilson College has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford Lindsey Wilson College?

$23,207 Net Price
62% Take Out Loans
11.2% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Lindsey Wilson College is $23,207. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Lindsey Wilson College, approximately 62% of students took out student loans averaging $5,205 a year. That adds up to $20,820 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Lindsey Wilson College is 11.2%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Lindsey Wilson College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,851 Full-Time Undergraduates
61% Women
13% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 2,019 undergraduate students at Lindsey Wilson College, with 1,851 being full-time and 168 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Lindsey Wilson College

There are also 572 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,851 full-time undergraduates at Lindsey Wilson College, 39% are male and 61% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Lindsey Wilson College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Lindsey Wilson College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Lindsey Wilson College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 14
Black or African American 173
Hispanic or Latino 11
White 1,203
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 450

Geographic Diversity

Kentucky students aren't the only ones who study at Lindsey Wilson College. At this time, 11 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 46 countries are represented at Lindsey Wilson College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Japan, South Korea, and Sweden.

Online Learning at Lindsey Wilson College

396 Took All Classes Online
1,084 Took At Least One Class Online
100.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 3 bachelor’s degree and 3 master’s degree programs available online at Lindsey Wilson College. In 2017-2018, 1,084 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Lindsey Wilson College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 19th most popular in Kentucky for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Lindsey Wilson College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Lindsey Wilson College was 100.5%. This is the #345 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Lindsey Wilson College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Lindsey Wilson College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 29%
Criminal Justice & Corrections 4%
Education 50%
Health Professions 52%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 4%
Human Services 3%
Psychology 24%
Public Administration & Social Service 3%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Lindsey Wilson College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Lindsey Wilson College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology #5
Human Services #6
Visual & Performing Arts #11
Public Administration & Social Service #13
Psychology #16
Criminal Justice & Corrections #37
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #38
Nursing #47
Education #59
Business Administration & Management #78
Health Professions #87
Business, Management & Marketing #101

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%.

Lindsey Wilson College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 0 0 0 221 0 221
Human Services 0 207 0 0 0 207
Business Administration & Management 0 45 0 2 0 47
Communication & Media Studies 0 33 0 0 0 33
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 31 0 0 31
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 23 0 0 0 23
General Psychology 0 19 0 0 0 19
Nursing 0 17 0 0 0 17
Religious Education 0 17 0 0 0 17
General Biology 0 15 0 0 0 15
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 15 0 0 0 15
General English Literature 0 10 0 0 0 10
Recreation Administration 0 10 0 0 0 10
General Education 0 0 0 8 0 8
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 7 0 0 0 7
General Visual & Performing Arts 0 6 0 0 0 6
Child Development & Psychology 0 5 0 0 0 5
History 0 4 0 0 0 4
Mathematics 0 4 0 0 0 4
Fine & Studio Arts 0 4 0 0 0 4
Natural Resources Conservation (Other) 0 3 0 0 0 3
Student Counseling 0 0 0 0 2 2
General Engineering 2 0 0 0 0 2
Religious Studies 2 0 0 0 0 2
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 1 0 0 0 1
General Business/Commerce 0 0 0 0 0 0
Health/Medical Prep Programs 0 0 0 0 0 0
General Social Sciences 0 0 0 0 0 0
Political Science & Government 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 4 445 31 231 2 713

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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