Greensboro College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Greensboro College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,120 students enrolled. This school was established in 1838 and is one of the 9 colleges located in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Greensboro College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are available at Greensboro College.

Greensboro College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, English and Literature, Occupational Therapy, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
47%
The rate of student retention at Greensboro College is very low at 47% (way below North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Greensboro College is low - 45%. About 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Greensboro College is good - 11:1. Find out more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,600
Average tuition prices are very high, about $25,300 a year. The additional fees at Greensboro College beyond tuition are roughly $300; this comes to $25,600 per year.

Read the details about Greensboro 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



Acceptance
Rate
47%
According to recent data, 2,166 applications were submitted and 1,012 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Greensboro College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
Greensboro College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Greensboro College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Greensboro College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - approximately $4,800 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Greensboro College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Greensboro College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Greensboro College Location and Maps



Post Address: Greensboro College, 815 W Market St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401-1875, USA
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