955
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,882
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
63
63%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Lake Erie College is a Comprehensive institution located in Painesville, OH, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 391 West Washington Street
Painesville, OH  44077-3389
United States
Contact Mrs. Liz Sellers
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@lec.edu
Phone: 440-375-7251
Fax: 440-375-7058

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Farm And Ranch Management Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Human Resources Management Checkmark
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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Public Relations, Advertising, And Applied Communication Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Fine And Studio Arts Management Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,485
Applied
937
Accepted
955
Enrolled
63%
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Female Admissions

688
Females Applied
457
Females Accepted
66%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

797
Males Applied
480
Males Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.09
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs
Recommended Essay
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan December 1st December 14th
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 20 18 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,986
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Fees

1,436
Full-time student fees
9,908
Room & board
4,508
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

23,882
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,607
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
25,256
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,342
Avg. Loan Aid
13,855
Avg. Grant Aid
19,849
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
19%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

955
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
26%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.45%
Black or African American 14.31%
White or Caucasian 72.48%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.68%
Asian 0.82%
Two or more races 3.13%
Other 2.59%

Gender

Male (48.17%)
Female (51.83%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 66%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Spring Formal, Homecoming and Field Day

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Athlete Advisory Committee, Intercollegiate Horse Show Association, Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, Spanish Club and Student Government Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Division 2 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

103
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 42
Part-time - 61
Male - 44
Female - 59