Greensboro College

815 W Market St, Greensboro, NC 27401-1875
Tel: (336)272-7102
Private not-for-profit | 1,119 students
Greensboro College, a four year, independent, coeducational college affiliated with the United Methodist Church, is anacademic and social community that unites the liberal arts and Judeo-Christian values in an atmosphere of diversity andmutual respect. The College enrolls nearly 1,300 students from approximately 27 states and 16 nations. The average class sizeis 16 and the student faculty ratio is 14 to one.

School Overview:

Greensboro College
CountyGuilford County, NC
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
89 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,119 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
863 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
256 students137 students
 
# Undergraduate Students
1,075 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
44 students129 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%1%
% Asian
-2%
% Hawaiian
1%1%
% Hispanic
13%3%
% Black
20%6%
% White
65%84%
% Two or more races
-2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$25,600$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$25,600$24,744
 
Percent Admitted47%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)400-510450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)410-530460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)380-498440-570
ACT English (25-75%)15-2319-25
ACT Math (25-75%)16-2318-25
ACT Writing (25-75%)6-86-8
ACT Composite (25-75%)17-2320-25

School Notes:

  • The College is known for its individual concern for students, strong academic advising program, aconvenient location within blocks of the city of Greensboro, cocurricular portfolio program, nationally recognizedintercollegiate athletics and leadership development programs.A liberal education provides basic intellectual andcommunicative capabilities that enable a person to develop and to adapt throughout a productive lifetime.
  • Greensboro College is nestled on 70 acres of tree-lined grounds in a historical district borderingdowntown Greensboro. The city is served by the Piedmont-Triad International Airport, AMTRAK, and Interstate highways 40 and85.
  • Greensboro College's central purpose is the intellectual development of its students within the dual traditions of theliberal arts and the Judeo-Christian faith. Through a disciplined pursuit of truth, its students acquire knowledge anddevelop a critical awareness that allows them to live humanely, responsibly and productively in a free society. Such livesare characterized by clarity of thought and expression, a sense of history, an understanding of literature and language, aknowledge of mathematics and science, an appreciation of the arts, an awareness of political and social realities, afamiliarity with the biblical tradition and a respect for physical soundness.
  • Cocurricular involvement and leadership in activities are valuable supplements to classroom learning.Students take an active role in planning and implementing campus activities. Pride Productions is one of the organizationsthat regularly sponsor a variety of social events such as bands, comedians, trips, movies, Homecoming, formal dances, and theannual Spring Fling weekend.
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Nearby Schools:

Greensboro College
0 mi. away
Guilford College
5.0 mi. away
High Point University
12.8 mi. away
Salem College
24.7 mi. away

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