Since 2006, 64% of Lyon College graduates have already found a job or been accepted to graduate programs or professional schools by the time they graduate. Lyon graduates work with organizations such as FutureFuel, Teach for America, and Merchants & Planters Bank. Over the last three years, 28 percent of Lyon graduates have been accepted to graduate programs at Harvard University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Oklahoma, among others. Compare this to just 18 percent of graduates of other national liberal arts colleges.
The most recent data show that 45.28% of Lyon College students graduate within 4 years, a rate that is about 6 percentage points higher than for all 4-year institutions in the United States, and almost double the rate of students who attend public colleges and universities in Arkansas. Lyon’s 6-year graduation rate of 40.42% (3-year average) compares favorably to public colleges and universities in Arkansas.
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