Description

When talking about Lane College, one must discuss its history. Located in Jackson, Tennessee, Lane was first established to educate newly-freed slaves and was a great contributor to literacy among African Americans in the South.

Lane is, therefore, built on a foundation of strong commitment and service to its students on the part of faculty and staff.

Lane offers bachelor’s degrees in such fields as Criminal Justice, English, Religion, Business and Engineering.

There is also a teacher-education program for those who wish to teach at the elementary, middle school or high school levels.

Regardless of which degree or program you choose, you can be assured that you will receive the high level of commitment on the part of professors that is particular to Lane.

Student support programs at Lane College also help you to succeed. Features include a crop of academic learning centers where students may receive tutoring and extra instruction in math, writing and other subjects.

Financial aid counselors at Lane are helpful and will do their best to make sure you receive the necessary amount of aid, whether it’s in the form of loans, grants, work-study, scholarships or some combination thereof.

Quick Facts about Lane College, Jackson

Region

Southeast

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Christian Methodist Episcopal

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Dragons

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$7,550

Out-of-State Tuition

$7,550

Retention Rate

57%

Enrollment

1,981

Year Established

1882

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 3.5

5 star
 
4 star
  1 review
3 star
  1 review
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1 star
 

50% of students gave Lane College, Jackson 4 stars overall.

Overall Rating:
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Detailed Ratings

Good

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Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
1,981
Freshman Class
696
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
1,981

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
86%
Part-Time
14%

Students Coming From In-State vs. Out-of-State

In-State
76%
Out-of-State
24%

Gender of Students

Women
49%
Men
51%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
99%
Other
1%

Students State Origin

Tennessee
76%
Illinois
8%
Wisconsin
8%
Michigan
4%
Missouri
3%
Other
1%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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