Point University: Review & Facts

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Point University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,515 students enrolled. This college was established in 1937 and is the only school located in East Point, Georgia.

Point University is affiliated with Christian Churches and Churches of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Point University will give you the option to earn an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Point University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Social Work, Business, Management, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
52%
Point University student retention rate is low at 52% (way below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Point University is low: 30%. Nearly 2% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Point University is a bit disappointing: 26:1. Read more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,500
Average tuition cost is fairly high, about $16,300 a year. The additional fees at Point University beyond tuition are approximately $1,200; which totals $17,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Point University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
56%
According to recent data, 721 applications were submitted and 405 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Point University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,400
Point University provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Point University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
B
Point University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 500 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - nearly $3,400 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Point University appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Point University Location and Maps



Post Address: Point University, 2605 Ben Hill Rd, East Point, Georgia 30344, USA
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