Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 190 students enrolled. This college was established in 2004 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
Few
Associate's degree is offered at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach.

Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 1 major, Golf Course Operation and Grounds Management. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
67%
Fair
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach student retention rate is relatively low at 67% (close to South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach is good: 75%.

Student to faculty ratio at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach is reasonably decent, 18:1. Learn more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,200
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high - about $15,800 per year. The additional fees at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,400; this totals $17,200 a year.

Read the details about Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
97%
As reported in recent data, 116 applications were submitted and 113 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your 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) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (800) 342-7342 or check Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach, 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.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach.

Based on the college crime information, Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach Location and Maps



Post Address: Golf Academy of America Myrtle Beach, 3268 Waccamaw Blvd., Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29579, USA
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