LaGrange College

601 Broad Street, Lagrange, GA 30240-2999
Tel: (706)880-8000
Private not-for-profit | 902 students
Since 1831 LaGrange College has been challenging students' minds, inspiring their souls—and changing lives. Today, LaGrangeis a four-year liberal arts and sciences institution offering 51 academic and pre-professional programs, including graduatedegrees in education.

School Overview:

LaGrange College
CountyTroup County, GA
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
90 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment902 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
836 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
66 students137 students
# Undergraduate Students
834 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
68 students129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted49%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)450-550450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)460-570460-573
ACT English (25-75%)19-2519-25
ACT Math (25-75%)18-2418-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)19-2520-25

School Notes:

  • Affiliated with the United Methodist Church, LaGrange is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among theSouth's top 10 comprehensive colleges and among that category's "best values."LaGrange College is a remarkable institution,recognized recently as one of the top comprehensive colleges—and as a "best value"—in the South.
  • The principal curricular methods by which the College assists students in the improving of theircreative, critical, and communicative abilities are an interdisciplinary, technologically sophisticated liberal arts program(A.A., B.A., B.S., B.M.), and professional programs in business, nursing (B.S.N.) and education (B.A., M.Ed., M.A.T.). Theprincipal co-curricular means is through a comprehensive program of student life and athletics. LaGrange College is committedto the free, uninhibited pursuit of truth. Academic freedom and free expression of faculty and students are integral to theLaGrange College ethos. LaGrange College is committed to challenging the minds and inspiring the souls of students byimproving their creative, critical and communicative abilities.
  • LaGrange College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Collegesand Schools to award the degrees of Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor ofBusiness Administration, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Education, Master of Arts in Teaching, and Master ofBusiness Administration.
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