Videos included in the video bar are selected by YouTube based on a simple search using the college name and state. The videos are not selected by COLLEGEdata.
If you like this college, check out its overlaps. Overlaps are the top six colleges that students interested in this college also include most often in their Admissions Profiles on COLLEGEdata.
If you like this college, check out the video tours of its overlaps. Overlaps are the top six colleges that students interested in this college also include most often in their Admissions Profiles on COLLEGEdata.
Admissions Tracker Results for this college class only include "new SAT" scores. Your scores are not displaying because your Admissions Profile appears to contain "old SAT" scores. If you took the "new SAT", please update your scores in your Profile. Once you update your Profile, your scores will display here. Update your SAT scores.

COLLEGE PROFILE

Lake Erie College

Painesville, OH

Lake Erie is a private liberal arts college. Founded as a seminary for women in 1856, it adopted coeducation in 1985. Its 57-acre campus is located in Painesville, 28 miles from Cleveland.

Web Sitewww.lec.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students955
   Women495 (51.8%)
   Men460 (48.2%)
Graduate Students246

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate63% of 1,485 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineRolling
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.09
SAT Math468 average
420-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading455 average
420-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing405 average
358-473 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite20 average
18-22 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$43,642
Tuition and Fees
$29,960
Room and Board
$9,272
Average Percent of Need Met79%
Average Freshman Award$25,607
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$38,234

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
44
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 42% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Painesville Population19,634 
Nearest Metropolitan AreaCleveland
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 89% of freshmen, 63% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division II
Mascot 
Sororities 
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.8% Asian
14.8% Black/African-American
2.5% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
75.1% White
2.7% Unknown
International Students2.7% from 14 countries
First-Year Students Returning69.6%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
30.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
32%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
22.0%
College Chances

Will You Get In? Find Out.

Estimate your chances at Lake Erie College and see how to improve your odds.

College Admissions Tracker

See who got in, who didn't & who's applying now. See the qualifications and admissions decisions of real students who applied to Lake Erie College.

CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
Interested in This College
  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.51 3.00      
Low 3.20 3.00      
High 3.82 3.00      
YOU ? ? ? ? ?
College Net Price Calculator

What will it REALLY cost you to attend Lake Erie College ? Get personalized results based on your financial situation.

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2016, copyright © 2016 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
copyright © 2017 Peterson's, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.
Videos 
Loading...
For Students Age 18 and Older

Have you received a Personal Invitation to apply for a Student Credit card?

Learn how to qualify for a Personal Invitation to apply for a Student Credit Card


1st Financial Bank believes students who pick colleges wisely will also want to learn how to use credit cards wisely.

College MatchFind the right colleges for you!
College ChancesWill you get in? Find out!
Admissions TrackerSee who got in where, who's applying & how you compare!
Financial Aid TrackerSee who's getting financial aid, how much & how you stack up.
Scholarship FinderFind money for college!
EFC CalculatorCalculate your Expected Family Contribution.
College Net Price CalculatorSee your true out-of-pocket cost to attend any college.
Compare Financial Aid AwardsFind out which college is offering you the best deal.
Dates &
Deadlines
My Data Locker

You must be logged in to view your Data Locker Dashboard

Log in to see all of your saved colleges, scholarships, articles, profiles and searches in one place. Access your Dashboard from any page.