Loma Linda University: Narrative Description
LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY Q-10
Loma Linda, CA 92350
Web Site: http://www.llu.edu/
Independent Seventh-day Adventist, upper-level, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional degrees (associate degree and nursing students may enter at the sophomore level). Founded 1905. Setting: small town campus with easy access to Los Angeles. Endowment: $153 million. Research spending 2003-04: $31.8 million. Educational spending 2003-04: $25,800 per student. Total enrollment: 4,010. Faculty: 187 (127 full-time, 60 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 5:1. 726 applied, 57% were admitted. Full-time: 789 students, 79% women, 21% men. Part-time: 312 students, 70% women, 30% men. Students come from 29 states and territories, 28 other countries, 23% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 17% Hispanic, 6% black, 19% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 12% international, 52% 25 or older, 25% live on campus, 22% transferred in. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: health professions and related sciences. ESL program, independent study, distance learning, internships. Off campus study.
Costs Per Year:
Application fee: $60. Tuition: $22,320 full-time, $465 per unit part-time. Full-time tuition varies according to program. Part-time tuition varies according to program. College room only: $2835. Room charges vary according to gender.
Choral group, student-run newspaper. Most popular organizations: Students for International Mission Services, Students Computing Organization. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. On-campus residence required through senior year. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Del E. Webb Memorial Library with 322,657 books, 1,394 serials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $1 million.
Loma Linda is located 56 miles east of Los Angeles, between Redlands, San Bernardino, and Riverside. The climate is pleasant and mild. Loma Linda is a medical center that has three hospitals, including the 515-bed University Medical Center and the 500-bed Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Hospital. Pacific ocean beaches, ski slopes, and lakes for boating and water skiing are all within a one-hour drive. Part-time and full-time work is available.
"Loma Linda University: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 19, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/loma-linda-university-narrative-description-0
"Loma Linda University: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Retrieved November 19, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/loma-linda-university-narrative-description-0
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.