Gordon State College Rankings

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In the World#5820 of 14178
In North America#1529 of 2629
In the United States#1449 of 2528
In Georgia#34 of 65
In Barnesville#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
84%
Average SAT
930
Average ACT
17
Aid receiving
94%
Undergraduates
3,495
Male:Female Ratio
32:68
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
gordonstate.edu

Gordon State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%80%86%
Applicants2,0077131,279
Admissions1,6835721,103
Freshmen enrolled full time817291526
Freshmen enrolled part time682840

1,094 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

376 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
608 or 69%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 820
or below

75% of them
had 1040
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Gordon State College are 820-1040 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
410 or 46%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 15
or below

75% of them
had 19
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Gordon State College are 15-19 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Other Tests Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1785 (51%)
Black or African American1364 (39%)
Hispanic171 (5%)
Two or more races111 (3%)
Asian31 (0.9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown22 (0.6%)
Nonresident Alien6 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,540
Students receiving aid
94%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$2,563
Tuition in-state$2,563
Tuition out-of-state$9,469
Fee in-district$1,226
Fee in-state$1,226
Fee out-of-state$1,226

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity994
Combined charge for room and board$8,666
Room charge$5,762
Meal charge$2,904

Gordon State College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies235
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse5134
Business Administration and Management, General3340
Human Services, General48
Biology & Biological Sciences, General33
Elementary Education and Teaching27
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator17
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies10
History, General10
Psychology, General6
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other4
English Language and Literature, General4
Mathematics, Other4
Mass Communication & Media Studies2
Engineering, General2
Chemistry, General2
Sociology2
Visual and Performing Arts, General2
Music, General2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General2
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching2
Technical Theatre & Theatre Design and Technology1
Computer and Information Sciences, General1
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General1
Grand Total354221
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate17%12%20%
  • Full-time retention rate - 51%
  • Part-time retention rate - 23%

Publications & Citations

Publications
50
Citations
351

Publication count by topic

Biology
14
Psychology
8
Political science
7
Mathematics
4
Physics
3
Philosophy
2
History
2
Art
2
Economics
2
Business
1
Geography
1
Environmental science
1
Geology
1
Computer science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History34211
Physics376071
Economics410223
Biology4714174
Environmental science494210
Psychology517634
Political science53351
Mathematics58215
Computer science62275

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199101
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199801
199900
200000
200100
200200
200300
200400
200500
200600
200700
200800
200910
201010
201100
201220
201341
201468
2015441
2016749
2017348
2018838
2019858
2020474

General info

Alternative namesGordon
Founded1852
WikipediaGordon State College
MottoWhere students flourish!
Colorsnavy blue, white, yellow
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff300
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Address419 College Dr
Barnesville, Georgia, 30204
United States
City population7,000
Phone6783595555

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