786
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,958
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
56
56%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Lancaster Bible College is a Comprehensive institution located in Lancaster, PA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 83403
Lancaster, PA  17608
United States
Contact Mrs. Joanne M. Roper
Associate Vice President for Admissions
Email: admissions@lbc.edu
Phone: 717-560-8271
Fax: 717-560-8213

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Counselor Education/school Counseling And Guidance Checkmark
Early Childhood Education Checkmark Checkmark
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Elementary Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Biblical Studies Checkmark Checkmark
Missionary Studies And Missiology Checkmark
Pastoral Counseling And Specialized Ministries Related Checkmark
Pastoral Studies/counseling Checkmark
Religious Education Checkmark
Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
Youth Ministry Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

192
Applied
109
Accepted
786
Enrolled
57%
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Female Admissions

98
Females Applied
53
Females Accepted
54%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

94
Males Applied
56
Males Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.1
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.0
3 recommendations
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

24,290
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Fees

680
Full-time student fees
8,750
Room & board
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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
Alumni

Financial Aid

16,958
Avg. Financial Aid Package
19,703
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
22,027
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,248
Avg. Loan Aid
6,674
Avg. Grant Aid
14,238
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
72%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
24%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

786
Total undergrad students
27%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (48.98%)
Female (51.02%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 54%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Missions Conference and Spiritual Life Week

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Missionary Fellowship, International Student Fellowship, Resident Affairs Council and Student Intramural 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 Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty

86
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 44
Part-time - 42
Male - 57
Female - 29