Gordon State College: Ranking & Review

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Barnesville
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Top 38%

Gordon State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%82%85%
Applicants3,2211,1062,106
Admissions2,6949031,786
Enrolled undergraduates1,233428805
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,9861,2992,687

1,157 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

180 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores808
Percent of students submitting SAT scores66%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
480
Math
455

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores608
Percent of students submitting ACT scores50%
ACT Composite
17
ACT English
16
ACT Math
16

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Gordon State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$17,067$23,249
Off-campus$14,004$20,186
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,408 and other expenses per full academic year.

Gordon State College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 994 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,501$9,239
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,100$1,100
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$104$385

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities352352
Health Professions and Related Programs7540115
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4848
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2929
Education2828
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1919
History1010
English Language and Literature & Letters99
Mathematics and Statistics44
Grand Total427187614

A total of 614 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Gordon State College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate15%11%18%
  • Full-time retention rate - 63%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Alternative namesGordon
Founded1852
MottoWhere students flourish!
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsnavy blue, white, yellow
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff332
Instructional FTE147
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Official Websitegordonstate.edu
Address419 College Dr
Barnesville, Georgia, 30204
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population7,000
Phone6783595555

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