Grove City College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Grove City College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,445 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1876 and is the only school located in Grove City, Pennsylvania.

Grove City College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
Bachelor's degree is offered at Grove City College.

Grove City College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Engineering, Biology, Accounting and Finance, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
89%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before 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. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Grove City College is high at 89% (well above Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Grove City College is very good - 83%.

Student to faculty ratio at Grove City College is pretty good: 13:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,200
High
Average tuition charges are fairly high - about $16,200 a year.

Read the details about Grove City College 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
81%
Easy
According to government data, 1,541 applications were submitted and 1,248 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Grove City College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Medium
Grove City College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Grove City 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.

Grove City College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 2,400 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: nearly $5,200 annually.

Grove City College Location and Maps



Post Address: Grove City College, 100 Campus Dr, Grove City, Pennsylvania 16127-2104, USA
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