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Lake Forest College

Lake Forest College

555 N Sheridan Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045-2399
(847) 234-3100

Lake Forest College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1857. It is located in the suburbs of Lake Forest, Illinois. It offers subjects such as music, language, and liberal arts. Students are offered 28 bachelors level degrees and one masters level degree by it. In 2010, 1,443 students pursued degrees from the 29 programs at this liberal arts college. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits Lake Forest. This liberal arts college is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in Illinois.

Admission

2,397 students applied to Lake Forest for admission in 2010. Lake Forest admitted about 60% of applicants or 1,462 students. Close to 58% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,397 students applied to Lake Forest for admission in 2010. Lake Forest admitted about 60% of applicants or 1,462 students. Close to 58% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 61%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 66%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 54%

Student Demographics

Lake Forest had 1,443 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

Lake Forest had 1,443 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 577
  • Total Enrolled Female: 866
  • Undergraduate Male: 570
  • Undergraduate Female: 856
  • Graduate Male: 8
  • Graduate Female: 9

Faculty Demographics

Lake Forest has 162 teachers. 96 out of 162 teachers are full-time and about 40% of teachers are part-time. Close to 48% of faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

Lake Forest has 162 teachers. 96 out of 162 teachers are full-time and about 40% of teachers are part-time. Close to 48% of faculty are female.

  • Male: 83
  • Female: 79
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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