Tuition & Fees

$4,164

$12,422

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Not Reported

undergraduateRatios

33%

male

67%

female

1

teacher

20

students

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Moderately Selective

83%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,694
Declined + 527
Total Received 3,221
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Public

3,986

undergraduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
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Codes

SAT 5256

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Location

School Facts

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 3,986
Established in 1852
Coeducational Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
•  CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Barnesville, GA

235-acre campus in Barnesville (population: 6,696), 55 miles from Atlanta. Major airport and train serve Atlanta; air and bus serve Macon (30 miles).

Gordon State College
419 College Drive
Barnesville, GA 30204

Campus Life

25%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
35%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
6%
Top 1/4
18%
Top 1/2
51%
Bottom 1/2
49%
Bottom 1/4
25%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $30
Common application accepted no
Application deadline July 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program None
School has early action program None
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Reasoning only Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

83%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,694
Declined + 527
Total Received 3,221

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Class rank

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Matthew Little
Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management & Director of Admissions
P: 800 282-6504
F: 678 359-5080

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $3,064
Room & board $8,101
Additional fees $1,100
Books & supplies $1,336
Total $13,601
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 678 359-5990
F: 678 359-5120
finaid@gordonstate.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Jody DeFore
Director of Financial Aid
jody@gordonstate.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
soccer
softball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Gary Sharpe (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association
Mascot
Highlander
School colors
blue, gold, and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Arts
Biology
Business Administration/Management
Chemistry
Computer/Information Sciences
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education/Special Education
Engineering
English
Foreign Language
Health Information Management
History
Human Services
Information Technology
Management/Administration
Mass Communication
Middle Grades Education
Music
Nursing
Psychology
Science
Sociology
Theatre
Visual Arts
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing

Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Honors program

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Education
  • Social/Behavioral Science

3,986

total students

99%

in-state

1%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

3,986
students

Female
67%
2,687

Male
33%
1,299

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

67%

2,686
students

Female
67%
1,783

Male
33%
903

33%

1,300
students

Female
70%
904

Male
30%
396

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
37%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
43%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

50%

Transfer applicants accepted

44%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s)
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Co-op education
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Tutors
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