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Start your future at one of the most international and innovative schools in America

Your studies

Lynn University is a private, modern university with a big international presence. As a Lynn student, you will benefit from a truly innovative and highly personalized learning experience in a welcoming community setting.

As one of the most diverse colleges in the USA, Lynn attracts great minds from around the world onto a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Lynn offers unique degrees in business, international communication, and aviation. Career preparation will be a core part of your education. In 2018, more than 500 students gained college credits for internships.

One of only a few Apple Distinguished Schools in the world, your classes will use iPad powered learning to connect students to hands-on experiences that enrich learning. To ensure that you get the most out of your experience at Lynn, you will be provided with an iPad when you start. Each iPad comes loaded with study materials, apps, and iBooks, and removes the need to purchase a computer, making Lynn education not only forward-thinking but cost-effective.

Life on campus

As a student at Lynn University, you can join over 40 clubs and organizations, train in the gym, relax on a scenic walk, or see a concert at the Wold Performing Arts Center. If you need to focus, you can find quiet and inspirational study spaces on campus..

The Lynn University campus houses over 1000 students from around the world. Based in Boca Raton in southern Florida, Lynn is green and beautiful. With easy access to the beach and exciting Miami only an hour away, you will experience the best of sunny Florida alongside a great education.

Average class size 18
Academic entry requirements GPA of 2.5
Campus setting Small city
Campus size 115 acres
Countries represented 104
English Language requirements Undergraduate
2-semester International Year
IELTS: 5.0
1-semester International Year
IELTS: 5.5
Direct Admit:
IELTS: 6.0
GPA 2.5
2-semester Pre-Master's Program
IELTS: 5.5
Direct Admit:
IELTS: 6.5
GPA: 2.5
Graduate admissions tests
Institution type Private
International student population 17%
Location Boca Raton, Florida
Most popular majors Aviation Management, Entrepeneurship, Entrpreneurrial Management, Hospitality Management, International Business Management, Marketing, Communications, Digital Media, Digital Media Design, Graphic Design, Multimedia Journalism
Nearest big city Fort Lauderdale / Miami
Number of alumni 12,000+ alumni globally
  • Recognized four times by Apple for outstanding innovations, leadership and educational excellence.
  • #65 in Regional Universities South (US News & World Reports, 2020)
  • #1 in largest percentage (17%) of international students in regional universities in the south, (US News & World Reports, 2019).
  • Florida has been ranked #1 in Higher Education by US News & World Report, 2019.
Student population 3,093
Student-to-faculty ratio 18:1
Student clubs and organizations 40+
Specialized accreditations Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
The Lynn University Burton D. Morgan College of Aeronautics is accredited by the FAA and holds a CFR Part 141 certificate
International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)
Florida Department of Education
International Association of Counseling Services
Apple Distinguished School
Apple recognized Lynn twice consecutively for outstanding innovation, leadersip and education excellence.
Undergraduate majors Aeronautics
Air Traffic Control
Aviation Operations
Aviation Security
Professional Pilot

Arts and Sciences
Criminal Justice
Drama (B.A.)
Drama (B.F.A.)
Environmental Studies
Forensic Investigations
Political Science

Business and Management
Aviation Management
Cyber Security
Data Analytics
Event Management
Fashion and Retail
Healthcare Management
Hospitality Management
Human Resource Management
International Business Management
Investment Management
Social Entrepreneurship
Sports Management

Communication and Design
Advertising, Social Media and Public Relations
Computer Animation
Digital Art and Design
Film and Television Production
Graphic Design
Media Studies and Practice
Multimedia Journalism

Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education Grades K–6

Conservatory of Music
Performance: Piano
Performance: Strings, Winds, Brass, Harp and Percussion
Graduate programs Business and Management
Master of Business Administration with specializations in:
Aviation Management
Entrepreneurial Management
Financial Valuation and Investment Management
Healthcare Management
Hospitality Management
Human Resource Management
International Business Management
Media Management
Social Innovation Management (with Amani Institute)
Sports Management

Communication and Design
Master of Science in Communication and Media with specializations in:

Digital Media
Media Studies and Practice

Master of Fine Arts in:
Graphic and Web Design
Visual Effects Animation

Master of Education in Exceptional Student Education

Conservatory of Music
Master of Music in:
Instrumental Collaborative Piano
Performance: Piano
Performance: Strings, Winds, Brass, Harp and Percussion

Social life

Ranked #1 in largest percentage (22%) of international students in regional universities in the south by U.S. News & World Report. Lynn University is home to ambitious students from over 95 countries and 45 U.S. states. Its international diversity is complimented by a warm, welcoming atmosphere, and thriving campus life.

The community at Lynn has something for everyone. Explore your extra-curricular passions and make friends in over 30 clubs and organizations. Enrich your academic studies by joining a society dedicated to your subject specialism. You can even contribute to the Lynn's tradition by pledging at a sorority or fraternity.

If you are an athlete, you can try out for one of the Lynn Fighting Knights. 15 intercollegiate teams represent a range of sports and compete in the NCAA Division II level. Students of faith receive spiritual nourishment at worship services and sacred spaces on campus.

Home life

The majority of first-year and second-year students live on campus at one of six residence halls. All within walking distance of the classroom, student dorms are cozy, air-conditioned and spacious.

If you are looking for entertainment, theatrical performances and musical concerts are held regularly at the Wold Performing Arts Center. The campus gym features free fitness programs and a swimming pool, and organizes field trips, such as spinning or sunrise yoga on the beach. When you want to focus on your studies, the university library is a great place to get help and collaborate.


Based in Boca Raton, Florida, Lynn students enjoy a tropical climate and easy access to over 70 miles of beaches.

An hour from Miami, Boca Raton is has a relaxed feel and a high quality lifestyle, with green parks, great shopping malls and some of the best restaurants in the southern United States.

South Florida is a hub for international business. Past students have gained internships at Citibank, Mercedes Benz, IBM and Royal Caribbean.

Tuition & Fees
Graduate Direct Entry (per year)
  • $725 per credit hour. Professional MBA: $790 per credit hour.

Application Deadlines

Spring 2021

Undergraduate n/a
Graduate n/a

Next start dates

Fall Semester 2020


Spring 2021


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