Lees-McRae College News

Analysis: Wake Forest University athletes No. 1 in North Carolina for economic impact

Wake Forest University sports programs brought in $170,039 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in North Carolina that year, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

UNC-Chapel Hill has most student athletes in North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

Cabarrus College of Health Sciences, Carolina Christian College and Carolina College of Biblical Studies enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Chamberlain University-North Carolina, Grace College of Divinity and Duke University enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

71 percent of applicants to Lees-McRae College were admitted for fall 2017

At Lees-McRae College, 78 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 67 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Lees-McRae College

Tuition and fees rose 0.9 percent for 2017-18 at Lees-McRae College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 326 degrees from Lees-McRae College

About 30.7 percent of the 326 degrees and certificates handed out by the Lees-McRae College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclos

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