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Lees-McRae College is a private institution that was founded in 1900. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 837, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 460 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Lees-McRae College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), 70. Its tuition and fees are $24,150 (2013-14).
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|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Lees-McRae College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Lees-McRae College is $35. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 67.5 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||67.5%|
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The student-faculty ratio at Lees-McRae College is 14:1, and the school has 73.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Lees-McRae College include: Education; Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Social Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 59.3 percent.
Lees-McRae College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 837, with a gender distribution of 40.7 percent male students and 59.3 percent female students. At this school, 63 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 37 percent of students live off campus. Lees-McRae College is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA II|
Campus Info & Services
Lees-McRae College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Lees-McRae College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Lees-McRae College, 85 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Lees-McRae College.
|Students who have cars on campus||85%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Lees-McRae College, 75.8 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $8,840.
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|Tuition and fees||$24,150 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$8,500 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data