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students from 28 states and 13 countries


Average Class Size


receive scholarships & aid


Students to Teacher Ratio


employed or in grad school within six months of graduation


full-time faculty with terminal degrees

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The Facts are based on the 2017-2018 academic year unless otherwise noted.

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Broaden your knowledge of the historical, scientific, cultural, artistic, and spiritual heritages that have shaped modern society with Lyon’s EPIC core curriculum.

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Explore the World

Travel to unbelievable locations, explore new cultures, and create memories that will last a lifetime through the endowed Nichols International Studies Program. 

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Explore Lyon, the Ozarks, and beyond with the Lyon Education and Adventure Program. Zip-line across campus, kayak through the Spring River, or plumb the depths of caverns in Blanchard Springs.

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  • Matt Cavanaugh to Speak at Lyon College Founders’ Day, Oct. 19 Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
    On Oct. 19, Lyon College will hold its annual Founders’ Day Convocation, and it will host Maj. Matt Cavanaugh, an active duty U.S. Army strategist and author, as the convocation speaker. In his...
  • Castleberry Talks Constitution Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
    On Monday, Sept. 17, Lyon College observed Constitution Day by inviting Attorney Casey Castleberry to speak. His speech, entitled “How a Governing Document Drafted 231 Years Ago Continues ...

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