Lyon College: Liberal Arts College in Arkansas

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Lyon College

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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.

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 student researches sea life over summer Monday, Jun 17, 2019
    A Lyon student is taking an in-depth look under the sea this summer. Hannah Zang, ‘21, is conducting research with the IDeA Network for Biomedical Excellence (INBRE) at the University o...
  • Lyon student helps homeless re-enter workforce Friday, Jun 14, 2019
    Lyon student Dawson Angeles, ‘20, is spending his summer helping the homeless re-enter the workforce. Angeles is interning for the Little Rock Compassion Center, an inner-city mission focuse...

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