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Lincoln Christian College And Seminary

Lincoln Christian College And Seminary

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary is four-year Christian institution in Lincoln, Illinois. Often referred to as LCCS, the college was originally established as the Lincoln Bible Institute on May 4th, 1944. LCCS offer the associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degrees. Courses are available in business, arts, ministry, and psychology as well as others. These programs are offered through the following divisions:

  • Hargrove School
  • Lincoln Christian College
  • Lincoln Christian Seminary

The athletics department of LCCS is a member of the NCCA. Nicknamed the Preachers, the teams participate in sports like baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, and volleyball. The students are also involved in on-campus clubs and organizations such as the American Association of Christian Counselors-Student Chapter, Active JUSTus, and Chorale. In addition, they publish a monthly newspaper called "The Luminary".

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Lincoln Christian College and Seminary
100 Campus View Drive
Lincoln , IL 62656-2111
General Phone: (217) 732-3168
http://www.lccs.edu

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Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy151bible studies, missionary studies, religious education, religious music, theology, ministry, theological and ministerial studies, pastoral counseling, theology and religious vocations ...
Business and Management30business administration, management science

Number of programs and degrees for Lincoln Christian College and Seminary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year31
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years01
Associate's degree84
Bachelor's degree1127
Master's degree457
First-professional degree131
Doctor's degree01

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lincoln Christian College and Seminary had a total enrollment of 1,055 students (770 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 47%
Women 53%
Full-Time 97%
Part-Time 3%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 65%
Graduate 23%
First Professional 11%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 92%
Black 4%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 17%
20-21 20%
22-24 19%
25-29 13%
30-34 9%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 6%
65+ 0%

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 66 %
Part-Time 67 %

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Room and Board (2007)

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary offers campus housing for 450 of its 770 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Lincoln, Illinois for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Illinois Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 18 meals per week.

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total28823983%16368%
Men13610980%7771%
Women15213086%8666%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
ACT Verbal1925
ACT Math1724
ACT Composite1925

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT12%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT76%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 12,040
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 12,040
Room and board $ 5,355
Books and supplies $ 700
Other expenses $ 1,950

Financial Aid:
Lincoln Christian College and Seminary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 170800)

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4114

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year19$55,3473$55,000
Associate professoracademic year8$48,7507$49,414
Assistant professoracademic year11$44,3643$43,500
Instructoracademic year3$35,1671*
All faculty totalacademic year41$49,63714$47,921

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Lincoln Christian College and Seminary Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Management Science, General

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
Religious Education
Religious/Sacred Music
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
Theology/Theological Studies

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checked Offers a board (meal) plan

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