North Greenville University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#6045 of 14,131 In the World
#1666 of 2,597 In North America
#1581 of 2,496 In the United States
#28 of 37 In South Carolina

Quick Review

Religion
Southern Baptist
Acceptance rate
65%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$20,627 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,993
Graduates
287
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
ngu.edu

North Greenville University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 65% 66% 65%
Applicants 1,999 935 1,064
Admissions 1,306 615 691
Freshmen enrolled full time 380 204 176
Freshmen enrolled part time 7 4 3

79 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

286 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
210 or 55%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 950
or below

75% of them
had 1210
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in North Greenville University are 950-1210 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
182 or 48%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in North Greenville University are 18-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1465 (64%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 472 (21%)
Black or African American 182 (8%)
Hispanic 82 (4%)
Two or more races 48 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 16 (0.7%)
Asian 12 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,627/year
Average aid awarded
$17,259
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $17,739
$30-48K $15,924
$48-75K $20,989
$75-110K $21,166
$110K+ $23,886

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $22,050$11,400
Tuition in-state $22,050$11,400
Tuition out-of-state $22,050$11,400
Fee in-district $160
Fee in-state $160
Fee out-of-state $160

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,318
Combined charge for room and board $10,240
Room charge $5,000
Meal charge $5,450

North Greenville University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 57 34
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 35
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 32
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 25
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 25
Physician Assistant 23
Bible & Biblical Studies 10 8 4
Psychology, General 21
General Studies 18
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 17
Missions & Missionary Studies 16
Elementary Education and Teaching 12
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 12
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 11
Curriculum and Instruction 10
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 10
Music Teacher Education 4 6
Broadcast Journalism 9
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 9
Education, General 8
Accounting 7
History, General 7
Mathematics, General 6
Youth Ministry 6
English Language and Literature, General 5
International Business & Trade & Commerce 5
Music, General 5
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies 5
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration 4
Political Science and Government, General 4
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 3
Fine & Studio Arts, General 3
Music Performance, General 3
Religious & Sacred Music 3
Social Studies Teacher Education 3
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 2
Divinity & Ministry 1
History Teacher Education 1
Mass Communication & Media Studies 1
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Spanish Language Teacher Education 1
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Grand Total 400 83 10
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 51% 45% 58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
57
Citations
300

Publication / Citation count by topic

Biology
20 / 216
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
16 / 20
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
11 / 0
Computer Science
10 / 92
Medicine
10 / 113
Environmental Science
8 / 58
Geology
8 / 58
Psychology
7 / 85
Pharmacology
6 / 73
Earth science and Geophysics
5 / 28
Mathematics
5 / 7
Sociology
5 / 20
Neuroscience
5 / 61
Paleontology
5 / 43
Art & Design
4 / 20
Chemistry
4 / 34
Applied Mathematics
4 / 7
Literature
3 / 1
Gender Studies
2 / 1
Creative Writing
2 / 19
Performing arts
2 / 1
Petrology and Geochemistry
2 / 0
Health Science
2 / 21
Social Psychology
2 / 24
Engineering
2 / 9
Biochemistry
2 / 34
History
2 / 0
Information Technology
2 / 19
Evolutionary Biology
1 / 2
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
1 / 3
Computer Engineering
1 / 4
Journalism and Digital Media
1 / 19
Child Psychology
1 / 5
Public Health
1 / 19
Sports / Exercise science
1 / 0
Math Teachers
1 / 0
Computer Networking
1 / 5
Political Science
1 / 0
Philosophy
1 / 0
Media Studies
1 / 19

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 1
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 1
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 2
2000 0 0
2001 0 1
2002 1 0
2003 0 0
2004 0 0
2005 0 0
2006 1 2
2007 2 3
2008 1 6
2009 2 9
2010 2 20
2011 1 16
2012 3 24
2013 3 34
2014 3 18
2015 3 27
2016 3 23
2017 4 39
2018 5 36
2019 3 35
2020 9 50
2021 10 52

Notable alumni

  1. Jamie Costa

    Jamie Costa
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    film actorfilm producertelevision actorexecutive producer
    Biography

    James Edward Costa is an American actor, producer, writer, director and voice actor known for being Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi in Kenobi: A Star Wars Story and Han Solo in Han Solo: A Smuggler's Trade, and his impersonations of Robin Williams, Ian McKellen, and Harrison Ford.

  2. Chris Sligh

    Chris Sligh
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Charles Christopher Sligh is an American singer, songwriter, producer and pastor who was a finalist on the sixth season of American Idol, finishing in tenth place. He has released 14 albums since 2001 as a solo artist, with his band Half Past Forever or with his former church's musical entity, Shoreline Music. He also starred in October Baby.

  3. Albert Watson

    Albert Watson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1922-1994 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Albert William Watson was a Democrat-turned-Republican state and U.S. representative from South Carolina. He is best known for his losing 1970 campaign for governor, which has been described as the last high-profile, openly segregationist campaign.

General info

Alternative names NGU
Founded 1892
Motto Christ Makes The Difference
Colors red, black, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 446
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 7801 N. Tigerville Road
Tigerville, South Carolina, 29688-1892
United States
City population 1,000
Phone 8649777000
Fax +1 (864) 977 7021

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