Lees-McRae College

Men's D2 Coach: Brad Dunn
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921 Undergrads / 921 Students
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$21,832 Net Price
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71% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Conference Carolinas

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Rural: Distant

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
29% / 32%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The Bobcats play most of their games in North Carolina, in cities including Brevard, Hickory and Mount Olive amongst others. They also play games in South Carolina. Additionally, games are scheduled in Georgia, Tennessee and Florida.

Recruit Commits
Jacob Zellen Stars Mill Peachtree City, GA LSM, Def
Aiden Eriksen Ferris High School Spokane, WA Def
Jack Cruz New Hanover Wilmington, NC Goal
Matthew Clary Blythewood Blythewood, SC Mid
Jack Callahan Providence Charlotte, NC Att
Bryce James Eastern Alamance Mebane, NC Faceoff, Mid
Pat Coyne Blythewood Blythewood, SC Def
Jacob Leath Porter Ridge Charlotte, NC Mid
Cole Davidson Fort Mill Fort Mill, NC Att
Jackson Galloway Urbana Ijamsville, MD Mid
Ty Kelly Ash County West Jefferson, NC Att
Tucker Walters Hilton Head Hilton Head, SC Mid
Ethan Knight Canterbury Prep Fort Myers , FL Att, Mid
Tavion McCauley Eastern Alamance Mebane, NC Mid, Faceoff
Robert Mendez Mooresville Mooresville, NC Goal
Darrien Wheeler Queen Annes County Centreville, MD Def, LSM
Grant Dickerson Franklin County Franklin, VA LSM
Wyatt Dazile Weddington Charlotte, NC Mid
Jon Barry Lake Norman Mooresville, NC Att, Mid
Bailey Sloan Davie Mocksville, NC Def
Hunter Akers Davie Mocksville, NC Def, Mid
Craig Barr Cooper City Cooper City, FL Att
Jon Barry Lake Norman Mooresville, NC Att, Mid
Bailey Sloan Davie Mocksville, NC Def
Hunter Akers Davie Mocksville, NC Def, Mid
Craig Barr Cooper City Cooper City, FL Att
Caleb Culverhouse Greenbrier Evans, GA Def
Noah Reid Greenbrier Evans, GA Def, LSM
Tyler Coleman Webster Groves St. Louis, MO Mid, Def
Robert Barron Northern Durham Durham, NC Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Lees-McRae College Coaches
Oct 13 '18
Banner Elk, NC
Men's 13-18
Jul 9-12 '19
Banner Elk, NC
Men's 13-18
Aug 4 '19
Banner Elk, NC
Men's 13-18
Oct 13 '19
Banner Elk, NC
Men's 13-18
191 Main Street, Banner Elk, NC, 28604, Banner Elk, NC, 28604 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Hickory/Lenoir North Carolina Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Johnson City Tennessee Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Asheville North Carolina Area
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Wilmington North Carolina Area
  • Jacksonville Florida Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
Where Grads Work
  • Burke County Public Schools
  • Yadkin County Schools
  • Lowe's Companies Inc.
  • Mission Health
  • US Navy
  • Appalachian State University
  • Bank of America
  • Wells Fargo
  • BB&T
  • Guilford County Schools
  • Walmart
  • Carolinas Healthcare System
  • United States Air Force
  • East Tennessee State University
  • First Citizens Bank
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Healthcare Services
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Community and Social Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Military and Protective Services
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Information Technology
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
440 - 580
450 - 560
910 - 1120
18 - 23

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 1,190 451 739
% Admitted 71% 71% 71%
% Admits That Enroll 24% 26% 23%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.48 (weighted)
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Professions (31%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (17%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (14%)
    Education (12%)
    Business (7%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (6%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (5%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Communication & Journalism (2%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$25,878
    Books & Supplies$750
    Cost of Living$10,758
    Personal Expenses$5,294
    Sticker Price$42,680

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$19,544
    Federal Grants43%$5,494
    Pell Grants43%$5,031
    Other Federal10%$2,056
    State & Local Grants43%$4,775
    Institutional Grants100%$15,151
    Student Loans64%$7,922
    Federal Loans64%$6,202
    Other Loans7%$14,743

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $22.6 Million $24,546

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $18,968.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,568 $202

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 10.4%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 721 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $33,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 7.66 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 29% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 1 1
    Fondling 1 -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary - -
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, very small, highly residential

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