The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, private (not-for-profit) schools.
  • Lehigh University has more expensive tuition & fees ($57,470) than Lafayette College ($56,364).
  • It is harder to admit to Lehigh University than Lafayette College.
  • Lehigh University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,380) than Lafayette College (1,380).
  • Both Lafayette College and Lehigh University have the same submitted ACT scores (32).
  • Lehigh University has more students with 7,263 students while Lafayette College has 2,725 students.
  • Lehigh University has more full-time faculties with 552 faculties while Lafayette College has 251 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Lafayette College and Lehigh University.
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Lafayette Collegevs.Lehigh University
Easton, PennsylvaniaLocationBethlehem, Pennsylvania
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Bachelor's degreeHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
$56,364Tuition & Fees$57,470
58% ($36,325)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)80% ($28,703)
$36,325Average Amount of Financial Aid$28,703
30.81 %Acceptance Rates25.15 %
26.06 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)35.37 %
1,380SAT Score1,408
32ACT Score32
88 %Graduation Rate87 %
10 %Transfer-out Rate-
91 %Retention Rate94 %
2,725Student Population7,263
251Number of Faculties552
10 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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