Bronze League
Lehigh University

USA

Lehigh University, 27 Memorial Dr W, Bethlehem, PA 18015, United States

331 World
rank
112 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1865
Short name:
Lehigh
Type:
Private
Students:
6300
Faculty:
560
Faculty/Students Ratio:
11
:
1
Web-site:
www.lehigh.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Bethlehem, PA
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 331 52.762
Teaching 319 53.328
Research 356 49.455
International Diversity 477 37.797
Financial Sustainability 252 67.996
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 455 35.461
Research Perfomance Rankings 428 43.781
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TEACHING
World Rank: 319
Country rank: 99
Score: 53.328
League: Bronze League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 356
Country rank: 116
Score: 49.455
League: Bronze League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 477
Country rank: 107
Score: 37.797
League: Copper League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 252
Country rank: 89
Score: 67.996
League: Silver League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Lehigh University, founded in 1865, is a coeducational, nondenominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe. Lehigh offers majors and programs in four colleges: The College of Arts and Sciences, The College of Business and Economics, The College of Education and The P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science. Located in Pennsylvania?s scenic Lehigh Valley, the campus is situated on 1,600 acres in close proximity to both New York City and Philadelphia.

Mission Statement

To advance learning through the integration of teaching, research, and service to others. Lehigh strives to earn international prominence as a university of special distinction through its integration of teaching, research, and service to society. The integrating element of teaching, research and service is learning, which is the principal mission of all members of the Lehigh community. Teaching: The development of future leaders in our global society is first among Lehigh's purposes and first among our achievements. Preparation for leadership requires the best of teaching, in which both mentor and student are so deeply engaged that they become joint owners of the learning process. Research: Lehigh is deeply committed to the creative search for new understanding of nature and human society as an essential element of the learning process. The scholarly inquiry and research of Lehigh faculty and students add value to instruction on our campus, and contribute to the distinction of our university. Service: The special commitment of the Lehigh community to experiential learning through service to others imbues the entire university with a sense of purpose and value in the larger society. Lehigh is extensively involved in developing partnerships with industry, government and others in education and human services to meet the needs of our society. In a societal sense, Lehigh is devoted to the concepts of unity, community, and Copperative achievement.