Greensboro College

Greensboro, NC

Greensboro College

Greensboro, NC

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Tuition & Fees

$29,140

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
15%
500-599
42%
400-499
39%
300-399
2%
700-800
2%
600-699
16%
500-599
41%
400-499
36%
300-399
5%
24-29
19%
18-23
45%
12-17
35%
6-11
1%
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undergraduateRatios

NA%

male

NA%

female

12

students

1

faculty

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Selective

40%

acceptance rate

Accepted 892
Declined 1,300
Total Received 2,192
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Private

894

undergraduate students

107

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Greensboro College, founded in 1838, is a coeducational and independent institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Its 80-acre campus is located near downtown Greensboro, NC.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,001
Established in 1838
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation United Methodist

40-acre, suburban campus in Greensboro (population: 290,222). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Metropolitan area: Charlotte
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Piedmont Triad International

Greensboro College
815 West Market Street
Greensboro, NC
27401-1875

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
73%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through sophomore year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing

Top Organizations

  • Pheta VI
  • Alpha Z Delta
  • Student Athletic Advisor Counsel
  • Pride Productions
  • United African American Society

Top Events

  • Club Carnival
  • Homecoming
  • Gate City Soup Bowl Football Game
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • Local fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus
  • Local sororities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
5%
Top 1/4
21%
Top 1/2
51%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
15%
500-599
42%
400-499
39%
300-399
2%
700-800
2%
600-699
16%
500-599
41%
400-499
36%
300-399
5%
24-29
19%
18-23
45%
12-17
35%
6-11
1%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.35

Selective

40%

acceptance rate

Accepted 892
Declined 1,300
Total Received 2,192

Admissions Factors

Important

extracurricular activities
academic GPA
interview
recommendation(s)
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Considered

alumni/ae relation
character/personal qualities
application essay
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
class rank
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 11
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

100%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$5,296

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $28,440
Room & board $10,800
Additional fees $700
Total $39,940
Average Financial Aid - $5,296
Total with Avg. Aid $34,644
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Bowling, Football, Racquetball, Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Bowling, Football, Racquetball, Skiing (downhill), Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division III

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Acting
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Costume Design
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Ecology
Education, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
History, General
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Music, General
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Religion/Religious Studies
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social Studies Teacher Education
Sociology
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

1,001

total students

96%

in-state

4%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

89%

894
students

Female
0%
0

Male
0%
0

11%

107
students

Female
0%
0

Male
0%
0

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

Not reported

Not reported

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 55%
Student 4 year graduation rate 33%
Student 5 year graduation rate 9%
Student 6 year graduation rate 3%

Student Break-down

32%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Hispanic/Latino
51%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

76

Transfer students enrolled

8%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit yes
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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