Lyon College: Liberal Arts College in Arkansas

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Lyon College

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students from 24 states and 17 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 2019-2020 academic year unless otherwise noted.

Challengeyour Mind

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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Take the Leap

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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  • Lyon begins LEAP Scholars program Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019
    Lyon College is offering scholarships for students interested in the Lyon Education and Adventure Program ( LEAP ) or the Outdoor Leadership Concentration . The new LEAP Scholars program is an ap...
  • Lyon alum commemorates birthday with 80-mile bike ride Friday, Nov 8, 2019
    Not everyone celebrates turning 80 with an 80-mile bike ride, but for Lyon alumnus Larry Bentley, birthday bike rides have become a tradition. While Bentley has always liked to stay active, he did...

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