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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.

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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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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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  • Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:00 PM - 11:55 PM

    LAN Party

    Bring your own Xbox, Switch, Wii, PC, table-top an...

  • Tuesday, March 3, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Williamson Prize Lecture

    Delivered by Associate Professor of English Dr. W...

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  • Lyon junior published in scientific journal Thursday, Feb 27, 2020
    A Lyon College student had her research published in a scientific journal. Junior Hannah Zang, of McKinney, Texas, conducted research with Dr. Nagayasu Nakanishi at the University of Arkansas in...
  • Lyon College Gospel Choir will perform Spring Concert on March 15 Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020
    The Lyon College Gospel Choir will host its Spring Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 15, in the Brown Chapel Fine Arts Building. Special guests include The Anointed Ones and other college choirs from a...

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