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Lyndon State College – Tuition & Success Analysis

Lyndonville, VT

Lyndon State College – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,121

Average annual cost of attendance: $15,615

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $26,375

Campus Setting: Town

Religious Affiliation: None

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Lyndon State College Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $11,727

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $13,350

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $16,260

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $19,153

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $20,223


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Lyndon State College. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Lyndon State College Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 37%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 69%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $33,400

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 55%

Lyndon State College Admissions

Lyndon State College Acceptance Rate: 98%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 430 to 520

SAT Critical Reading: 410 to 540

SAT Writing: 390 to 510

ACT English: 13 to 23

ACT Math: 15 to 24

ACT Writing: 6 to 8

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Lyndon State College actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Lyndon State College Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 42%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 76%

Typical student debt: $26,375

Typical monthly loan payment: $280

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Majors at Lyndon State College


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Lyndon State College:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 14%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 3%
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services – 6%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 1%
  • Education – 3%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 3%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 3%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 4%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 3%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 1%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 15%
  • Physical Sciences – 8%
  • Psychology – 5%
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions – 6%
  • Social Sciences – 4%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 20%

For more information about the various majors at Lyndon State College, visit their website.

Lyndon State College Diversity


Overall Composition at Lyndon State College

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Lyndon State College full time:  86%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Lyndon State College part time:  14%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Lyndon State College:  8%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 1%

Asian: 1%

Black: 3%

Hispanic: 4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Two or more races: 3%

Unknown: 5%

White: 81%

Lyndon State College Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 1.3

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 2.1

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 9.9

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.