Lincoln College Online is a division of Lincoln College of Technology, which was founded in 1946 as a practical skills college. Lincoln College currently has 41 campuses scattered in 17 states with their online arm in addition to that. It is currently ranked by the US News and World Report as a Tier 2 College.
Lincoln College Online currently offers accredited online undergraduate degree programs in Advanced Medical Coding & Billing, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Graphic and Web Design, Health Information Technology, Network & Information Systems, Information Management & Security, and Marketing Communications & Design.
All of Lincoln College Online’s programs are offered through the Lincoln College of Technology, which is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) with the exception of the Health Information Technology Associate of Science degree program, which is offered through the Lincoln College of New England. The Lincoln College of New England is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Basic admission requirements at Lincoln College Online is as follows:
- At least 17 years of age
- Completed online application form
- Proof of high school graduation or GED equivalent
- Completion of the Wonderlic academic entrance assessment
- Computer and Internet connection meeting minimum technical requirements
For details on the online program tuition and fees, please Lincoln College Online’s admission office.
Financial aid is available for Lincoln College Online students mostly in the form of grants, loans and veteran's benefits.
Reviews for the college has been mixed with a lot of negative remarks regarding transferability of credits, the too automated feel of materials, and rapid pace of learning.