Georgetown College

400 East College Street, Georgetown, KY 40324
Tel: (502)863-8000
Private not-for-profit | 1,543 students
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Georgetown College is experiencing one of the most progressive eras in its history. From the focus world-class academic opportunities (through the unique partnership with Regents Park College, Oxford University or the creation of a new major in Commerce, Language and Culture) to the construction of a state-of-the-art Learning Resource Center, Georgetown has entered the 21st century as one of the most innovative liberal arts colleges in the region; all while maintaining its commitment to Christian values through new programs like the Marshall Center for Christian Ministry.

School Overview:

Georgetown College
CountyScott County, KY
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)
131 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,543 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,103 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
440 students137 students
 
# Undergraduate Students
1,116 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
427 students129 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
-2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
1%3%
% Black
7%6%
% White
92%84%
% Two or more races
-2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$30,770$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$30,770$24,744
 
Percent Admitted82%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)410-610450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)460-560460-573
ACT English (25-75%)20-2719-25
ACT Math (25-75%)19-2518-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)21-2620-25

School Notes:

  • Chartered in 1829 as a liberal arts college affiliated with the Kentucky Baptist Convention, Georgetown is dedicated to academic excellence in a Christian environment. This four-year, coeducational institution is located 12 miles north of Lexington in the heart of the scenic Kentucky Bluegrass. Dr. William H. Crouch Jr. became the 23rd president of the college in 1991.
  • The campus is primarily residential and composed of 1,284 undergraduate students and 567 graduate students. The undergraduates come from 90 Kentucky counties, 29 states and 8 foreign countries, selecting fields of study from over 40 majors and minors. The college is noted for its high acceptance rates to medical, law and graduate schools.
  • Georgetown is listed by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top national liberal arts colleges (Liberal Arts College - Bachelor's). In addition, Georgetown is included in Peterson's Competitive Colleges and in Barron’s Best Buys in College Education, is ranked one of the Best Southeastern Colleges by The Princeton Review, and, in 2005, was named one of America's Colleges of Distinction (one of only three in Kentucky!).
  • The college offers over 100 opportunities for involvement on campus, including student government, a drama/theatre troupe, a student newspaper and radio station, four national sororities, four national fraternities, one local fraternity and 14 intercollegiate athletic teams.
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