Lenoir-Rhyne University Graduate School

Lenoir-Rhyne University (referred to as Lenoir-Rhyne) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hickory, NC.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Lenoir-Rhyne is $12,240 in average. The school has 825 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,354 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Lenoir-Rhyne University (referred to as Lenoir-Rhyne) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hickory, NC.
The school is accredited by Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (12/9/2013 - Current).
Lenoir-Rhyne Directory Information
School NameLenoir-Rhyne University (Lenoir-Rhyne)
Address625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory, NC 28601
Phone828-328-1741
Webhttps://www.lr.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.lr.edu/admission/undergraduate
Financial Infohttps://www.lr.edu/admission/undergraduate/financial-aid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Lenoir-Rhyne is $12,240 in average. The school has 825 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,354 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 77 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Other). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$12,240
Student Population825
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs77 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Lenoir-Rhyne is $12,240 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $700.
Lenoir-Rhyne offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$12,240
Required Fees$0
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$700
Lenoir-Rhyne offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Lenoir-Rhyne University is $12,240. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 1.49% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2018-2019$10,620-
2019-2020$10,980-
2020-2021$11,700-
2021-2022$12,060-
2022-2023$12,240-
The graduate school tuition & fees of Lenoir-Rhyne is relatively inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in North Carolina. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the North Carolina graduate tuition is $22,206 (public) / $15,785 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Lenoir-Rhyne University$12,240
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
North Carolina Graduate Schools$12,434$17,527
Public$8,258$22,206
Private$15,785
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $16,150 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Lenoir-Rhyne.
On-campus living costs are increased by 0.62% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,150. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.62% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$12,510$2,850$12,510$2,850
2019-2020$12,510$2,850$12,510$2,850
2020-2021$12,700$3,250$12,700$3,250
2021-2022$12,800$3,250$12,800$3,250
2022-2023$12,900$3,250$12,900$3,250
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $700 at Lenoir-Rhyne University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.48% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$590
2019-2020$610
2020-2021$650
2021-2022$670
2022-2023$700

Graduate Programs at Lenoir-Rhyne

Lenoir-Rhyne University offers 27 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 283 students have completed their study at Lenoir-Rhyne University.
Offered Degrees at Lenoir-Rhyne University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree259258
Doctor's degree - professional practice1125
Post Bachelor's Degree110
Total2711283
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Lenoir-Rhyne University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Community College Education program with 0 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Occupational Therapy/Therapist program with 80 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 25 completers.
Lenoir-Rhyne University offers 27 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 283 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 258 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 25 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 24 completers-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration3-
Community College Education1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services5$42,200
Secondary Education and Teaching14-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1-
English Language and Literature [+] 1 completers-
Creative Writing1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Sustainability Studies3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 8 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science8-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Religion/Religious Studies--
Religion/Religious Studies (other)1-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 11 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies--
Divinity/Ministry9-
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries (other)2-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 146 completers-
Physician Assistant--
Athletic Training/Trainer5-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor48-
Public Health13-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist80-
Nursing Administration--
Business [+] 52 completers-
Business Administration and Management43$44,400
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management1-
Organizational Leadership8-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies--
Total258
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 25 completers-
Nursing Practice25-
Total25
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] --
Community College Education--
Total-

Graduate Student Population at Lenoir-Rhyne

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 825 students enrolled into Lenoir-Rhyne University graduate schools where it has total 2,354 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 429 full-time and 396 part-time graduate students. By gender, 211 male and 614 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total825211614
Full-time429106323
Part-tme396105291
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 591 White (71.64%), 103 Black/African American (12.48%), 3 Hispanic (0.36%), 8 Asian (0.97%), and 120 students with other races. 32 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total825211614
American Indian/Native American505
Asian808
Black/African American1032776
Hispanic312
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White591143448
Two More411229
Un-Known42933
Non-resident Alien321913
Lenoir-Rhyne University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 296 graduate students (35.88% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 220 graduate students (26.67% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total825
Enrolled Online Exclusively296
Enrolled Some Online Courses220
Not in Online Courses309
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Lenoir-Rhyne University. 184 students are aged 20 to 24 (22.30% of total students), 79 students are aged above 50 (9.58%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Lenoir-Rhyne University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total825211614
Age 22-2418440144
Age 25-2927472202
Age 30-341233390
Age 35-39721557
Age 40-49822161
Age 50-64632142
Over 641697
Age Un-Known11011

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