• Welcoming Environment

    Lyon's picturesque 136-acre campus is conveniently located in a comfortable neighborhood setting. It features modern, attractive and functional academic facilities such as the black-box Holloway Theatre and recreational facilities including scenic Bryan Lake, surrounded by a walking path and flowering trees.

  • Discover Your Passion

    Lyon College offers 16 majors ranging from art to English to political science. Through academic support programs and a comprehensive curriculum, Lyon students are two and a half times more likely to graduate in four years than students at the typical Arkansas four-year college.

  • Second Home

    With a student-faculty ratio of 15:1, Lyon College provides a personalized education unlike any other. Lyon students will never be nameless faces in a crowd. Our professors devote the time necessary to be not only educators, but mentors and guides.

Academics

College is not just about earning a degree; it’s about graduating with the knowledge and skills necessary for life-long success in the twenty-first century.

Lyon College offers over 14 majors and around 20 minors in liberal arts and sciences, concentrations in communication and education, prep courses for health related fields and pre-law, pre-engineering and pre-med programs.

Through academic support programs and a comprehensive curriculum, Lyon students are two and a half times more likely to graduate in four years than students at the typical Arkansas four-year college.

It’s not just the study-abroad opportunities and comprehensive curriculum that highlight the Lyon academic experience, however.

Ninety-three percent of Lyon College professors hold the highest degree in their field, with many earning their degrees at some of the most prestigious schools in the country. Lyon also stresses joint professor/student research activities and projects so students benefit from their professors through more than just the classroom.