Add an Article Add an Event Edit

Lycoming College

700 College Place

Although Lycoming College is one of the 50 oldest institutions of higher learning in the United States, it is a community with new vitality, ongoing momentum, and a nationally-recognized commitment to quality education.

Lycoming College is classified broadly by the Carnegie Foundation as a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences. More specifically, Lycoming is one of 44 institutions that is small in size, focused exclusively on undergraduate education, is selective in admissions, graduates 80% of their students in the arts and sciences, and includes a strong residential experience on campus. Learn more about the Carnegie 44 list.

Lycoming College is ranked as one of 217 national liberal arts colleges by "U.S. News & World Report" and is one of 200 colleges designated as a College of Distinction known for engaged students, great teaching, a vibrant community, and successful outcomes.

In its book "Best Buys in College Education," Barron's rated Lycoming as one of 300 colleges in America offering above average education at below average costs.