Overview

Applicants
679
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average HS GPA
3.30

GPA Breakdown

21%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
22%
2.50 - 2.99
8%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
1.00 - 1.99

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
440 - 570
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
460 - 570
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
20 - 25

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
11.5:1
Total Faculty
98
with Terminal Degree
47

60
Men
38
Women
6
International
4
Minority

Most frequent class size
2 - 9
Most frequent lab / sub section size
20 - 29

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting and Business/Management.
  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Business/Commerce, General.
  • Business/Managerial Economics.
  • Fashion Merchandising.
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce.
  • Management Information Systems, General.
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Art Teacher Education.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • Music Teacher Education.
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching.
  • Secondary Education and Teaching.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES.

  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General.
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • General Studies.
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • International/Global Studies.

  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION.

  • Environmental Science.

  • PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES.

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General.
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other.
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other.
  • Religion/Religious Studies.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS.

  • Social Work.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Sociology.

  • THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS.

  • Religious/Sacred Music.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
  • Art/Art Studies, General.
  • Design and Visual Communications, General.
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General.
  • Interior Design.
  • Music Management and Merchandising.
  • Music Performance, General.
  • Music, General.
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General.
  • Voice and Opera.


Degrees

Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Ben Love
Retired National President Boy Scouts of America

John Noble Wilford
Pulitzer Prize winning science journalist

James Todd
U. S. District Judge

Dan Crockett
CEO Franklin American Mortgage/Fortune 500 Company

Tia Sillers
2001Grammy Award Winner

Charles M. Hansborough
President National Telecommunication Services

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Feb 15

Required Forms

FAFSA
School

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$13,752

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$13,995

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,514

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$14,787

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$17,000
Required Fees
$400
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,200

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$2,300
Transportation for Commuters
$1,900

On-Campus Room and Board
$7,160
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Other
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships
Tennessee Hope Lottery Programs

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
815
Foreign Countries Represented
9

Demographics

47% female
53% male
21% are out of state
92% are full time
8% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
54%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
82%

Campus Environment
Small Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Frat Sorority

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
41
Number of Honor Societies
6

Number of Social Sororities
3
Number of Religious Organizations
3

20% join a fraternity
27% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
NAIA

Men's Sports (Eagles)
6 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Women's Sports (Lady Eagles)
5 Sports

Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis

Student Services


Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: University of Tennessee Martin

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
40

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
De Rust
Admissions Receptionist

Address
Office of Admissions
705 Lambuth Boulevard
Jackson, TN 383015296

Phone
731-425-2500

Email
admit@lambuth.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Eagle's Nest Bistro
E/MI Studio
The Quadrangle
Eickoff Plaza
M.D. Anderson Planetarium
Oxley Square (apartment-style dorms) Computer Center Hamilton Performing Arts Center R. E. Womack Memorial Chapel Greek houses Wellness Center Athletic Center/Olympic Pool

Most Popular Places Off Campus
The Columns Shopping Center
The Green Frog Cafe`
Pringles Park
Casey Jones Railroad Museum
Ned McWherter West TN Cultural Arts Cent
Old Hickory Mall Oman Arena - Home of NAIA Division I Women's Basketball National Championship; Rock-A-Billy Hall of Fame Museum; Jackson Symphony; many restaurants; many churches; Carl Perkins Civic Center - home of many concerts and Miss TN Pageant

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
year-round

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
admit@lambuth.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Other

Limitations
Availability and advance notice

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Jackson has an airport; the closest large airport is Memphis International 80 miles away; Greyhound Bus terminal is about 3 miles from campus; taxis and city buses available

Driving Instructions to Campus
From I-40, exit 82A-Highland Ave; drive south on Highland going through 5 stoplights; at the sixth stoplight, turn right on Lambuth Blvd. Follow the signs to Lambuth University about half a mile on the right

Local Accommodations
Hampton Inn & Suites Baymont Inn and Suites, 2370 N. Highland Doubletree Hotel - 1770 Hwy 45 Bypass Econo Lodge - 1936 Hwy 45 Bypass Microtel Inn and Suites - 220 Vann Drive Hampton Inn - 1890 Hwy 45 Bypass


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