Garden City Community College: Review & Facts

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Garden City Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,060 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1919 and is the only college located in Garden City, Kansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Garden City Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Garden City Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical, Agriculture, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important 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 normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
59%
The rate of student retention at Garden City Community College is low at 59% (below Kansas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Garden City Community College is low - 41%. Roughly 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Garden City Community College is pretty good - 13:1. Read more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$3,000
Average tuition costs are extremely low, $2,100 a year. The additional fees at Garden City Community College not covered by tuition are about $900; which comes to $3,000 a year.

Read the details about Garden City Community College 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Garden City Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (620) 276-7611 or check Garden City Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,700
Garden City Community College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Garden City Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C+
Garden City Community College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, nearly $2,700 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Garden City Community College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Garden City Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Garden City Community College, 801 Campus Dr, Garden City, Kansas 67846-6333, USA
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