Lynn University Overview
Lynn University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Boca Raton, Florida. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.
What Is Lynn University Known For?
- Students at Lynn University Fighting Knights have an easier time paying back their loans. The school's student loan default rate is only 5%, compared to the national rate of 10.1%.
- The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Lynn University Fighting Knights.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 71% of the faculty were full-time.
- On average, it takes about 4.2 years for students from Lynn University Fighting Knights to earn a bachelor's degree. This is excellent when compared to the average of 4.4 years.
Lynn University 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.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Lynn University Fighting Knights.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Lynn University Fighting Knights has earned from around the web.
|#16||Best Business, Management & Marketing Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||College Factual|
|#45||Highest Paid Criminal Justice & Corrections Graduates||College Factual|
|#54||Highest Paid Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Graduates||College Factual|
|#101||Best Business, Management & Marketing Colleges for Veterans||College Factual|
|#143||Best Colleges for Business, Management & Marketing||College Factual|
Where Is Lynn University?
Contact details for Lynn University Fighting Knights are given below.
|Address:||3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431-5598|
How Do I Get Into Lynn University Fighting Knights?
You can apply to Lynn University Fighting Knights online at: https://www.lynn.edu/admission/apply-to-lynn
Admission Requirements for Lynn University Fighting Knights
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||considered but not required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Lynn University Fighting Knights?
Approximately 46% of accepted students are men and 54% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 83%, and the acceptance rate for women is 86%.
Can I Afford Lynn University?
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 Lynn University Fighting Knights, approximately 30% of students took out student loans averaging $8,830 a year. That adds up to $35,320 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Lynn University Fighting Knights is 4.9%. 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.
Lynn University Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 825 graduate students at the school.
Of the 2,218 full-time undergraduates at Lynn University Fighting Knights, 49% are male and 51% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Lynn University students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||225|
|Hispanic or Latino||402|
Florida students aren't the only ones who study at Lynn University. At this time, 29 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 99 countries are represented at Lynn University Fighting Knights. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Venezuela, Brazil, and Colombia.
Online Learning at Lynn University
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Lynn University Fighting Knights has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 34th most popular in Florida for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Lynn University Fighting Knights
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Lynn University was 16.8%. This is the #1,010 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Lynn University Fighting Knights regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Lynn University Fighting Knights majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business Administration & Management||14%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||0%|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||4%|
|Design & Applied Arts||44%|
|Drama & Theater Arts||33%|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting||4%|
|Visual & Performing Arts||19%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Lynn University Fighting Knights 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 Lynn University Fighting Knights.
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%.
Lynn University 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 DouglasGreen under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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