Lynn University, commonly known as LU, was formed in 1962 as a private higher education institute in the state of Florida. The university is offering education to 2,500 plus undergraduate students, above 400 graduate applicants, and approximately 500 adults. Student base of Lynn University represents students from 40 different states and 90 countries. It is mandatory for all students at LU to gain international exposure in a faculty monitored trip to another international institute to be able to graduate.
Lynn University aims to provide quality education to students all over the globe with special emphasis on environmental awareness and realizing every student's full potential to stand at the top in their profession, worldwide. LU offers a plethora of degree programs, certificates, and continuing education degrees to cater to the needs of the industry and the consistently changing technological world. Lynn University is offering its programs under seven broadly classified academic units:
· Conservatory of Music
· College of Education
· College of Liberal Education
· College of Business and Management
· College of International Communication
· College of Hospitality Management
· School of Aeronautics
Applicants at LU can choose their class timings and schedules from its various day, evening, and online classes. The institute also offers evening undergraduate classes and allows credit transfers from other accredited institutes under certain circumstances. Academic programs at Lynn University encourage students to take part in exchange programs and other international exposure opportunities to gain a global perspective. It also urges students to apply for internships and other experiential learning programs to have a better knowledge of the professional world.
There are numerous financial support options at Lynn University. These include federal financial assistance programs, merit-based state scholarships, and a few scholarship options for international students. International students at LU can also gain assistance based on their outstanding academic achievements. The institute is known to have an award winning career center that helps students find the most suitable jobs and provides individual career advice for their bright future.
Lynn University has gained accreditation from Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), to issue certified degree programs including the doctoral degrees.