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Academics

Students come to Lincoln University for a variety of reasons—75 of them, to be exact. That’s how many degrees are offered across this Missouri school’s five colleges, whether that’s in the school’s College of Agricultural, Environmental, and Human Sciences, or in the arts, business, education, or nursing. (Graduate options are also available in a few of those fields.) The school does lean into its agricultural roots, and those students are challenged to use science to address critical world issues, including human and animal health, world hunger, and climate change. There are opportunities to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree with an emphasis in agribusiness, animal science, natural resource management, or plant and soil science. Minors within that department include Geospatial Information Systems and Wildlife Management. Students can expect internship options within the agricultural industry, participation and access to cutting-edge research, opportunities to attend conferences and symposiums, and competitive scholarships.

Across the rest of the school, students can expect to find the sort of personalized experience that comes from having classrooms of fewer than 20 students. Additional options for housing, summer mentorships, faculty work, and special courses are available to those exceptionally talented and motivated students who qualify for the 18-credit Horace Bond Honors Program. And accommodating every pathway to college, Lincoln University also offers an ROTC college-based, officer-commissioned program, as well as an Extended Studies department that provides classes that advance careers and expand minds, regardless of age.

Contact & Visit

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Sonja Jackson
Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment

Address
820 Chestnut St
B7 Young Hall
Jefferson City, MO 65101

Phone
573-681-4357

Email
admissions@lincolnu.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Clifford G. Scruggs University Center (SUC)
Inman E. Page Library
The LINC
Richardson Fine Arts Center
Dwight T. Reed Stadium
University Farms used for agricultural research include: Busby Research Farm (273 acres); Carver Research Farm (172.7 acres); and Freeman Research Farm (324.71 acres).

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Missouri State Capitol Complex
Downtown Jefferson City Business District
Lake of the Ozarks Area (1375 miles of shoreline)
Outlet Mall Shopping and Restaurants in the Ozarks
Missouri River and KATY Trail
Lincoln University is located in Jefferson City, the Missouri state capitol, on highway 54 south of interstate 70, providing interstate access to St. Louis and Kansas City (both only 2 hours away).

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday-Friday
8:00-5:00pm
573-681-4357

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Monday - Friday
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
Other

Contact Email Address for Visit
kemnab@lincolnu.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Visiting Center

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
AMTRAK - Jefferson City station Greyhound JeffTran - Jefferson City public transit Columbia Regional Airport Kansas City International Airport Lambert International Airport - St Louis

Driving Instructions to Campus
Lincoln University is located in Jefferson City, the Missouri state capitol, on highway 54 south of interstate 70, providing interstate access to St. Louis and Kansas City (both only 2 hours away).

Local Accommodations
Best Western Capital Inn Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center Comfort Inn Days Inn Fairfield Inn by Marriott Hampton Inn Holiday Inn Express Hotel Deville Jefferson Inn Bed and Breakfast Monroe Plaza Hotel Motel 6 Quality Inn Summit Plaza Hotel (5 miles outside JC) Super Motel 8 Truman Hotel and Conference Center Viets Village Motel

Admissions

Applicants: 
Acceptance Rate: 
Average HS GPA: 2.75






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