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Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, TN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate79%

About Lincoln Memorial University

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) program at Lincoln Memorial University is a fully online graduate degree program that provides knowledge and skills that will prepare students either seeking leadership roles in criminal justice organizations or preparing for doctoral study. The LMU MSCJ program requires thirty-six (36) credit hours to graduate and provides tracks in Administration, Applied Professional, and Research. All students will demonstrate proficiency in theories of crime and justice, justice ethics, scientific research methodology, policy analysis, and leadership. The program offers a variety of elective courses that provide students with the opportunity to tailor coursework to meet their individual needs and interests.

Lincoln Memorial University is a private, nonprofit university in the town of Harrogate, Tennessee. Lincoln Memorial University was founded in 1897. The university currently enrolls around 5,418 students per year, including 1,560 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Lincoln Memorial University

It is moderately difficult to get into Lincoln Memorial University. The acceptance rate at Lincoln Memorial University is 79%. In 2022, 1,810 out of 2,300 total applicants were accepted.

Lincoln Memorial University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 79%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 18%

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Lincoln Memorial University is located in Harrogate, Tennessee,.

If you are interested in seeing Lincoln Memorial University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 25E to Harrogate, or book a flight to the nearest airport, McGhee Tyson Airport.

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College Info

6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway Harrogate, TN 37752-1901

Campus Setting: Small Town

Lincoln Memorial University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lincoln Memorial University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lincoln Memorial University is Continuous processing.

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Lincoln Memorial University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

960 - 1190


Math SAT Range

510 - 610


Reading SAT Range

472 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1190 and Above


960 to 1190


960 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Lincoln Memorial University students is 1095. Applicants with SAT scores of 1190 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Lincoln Memorial University, while applicants with SAT scores between 960 to 1190 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 960 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Lincoln Memorial University.

Lincoln Memorial University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Lincoln Memorial University is like? There are approximately 5,418 students enrolled at Lincoln Memorial University, including 1,560 undergraduate students and 3,858 graduate students. 77% percent of students attend school full-time, 60% percent are from TN and 40% percent of students are from other states.


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