Georgia Gwinnett College
Lawrenceville, GA 30043

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 12,052
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,030 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Georgia Gwinnett College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$20
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Georgia Gwinnett College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $14,348 and in-state students paid $3,844.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$12,384
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$3,844
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$14,348
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 86% of Georgia Gwinnett College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 60% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,909 (which is 10.8% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Georgia Gwinnett College in 2016-2017, was 972, which is 47% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,250 (which is 1% below the national average.)

$4,909
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,250
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
86%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Georgia Gwinnett College has enrolled a total of 12,052 students (8,154 students full-time and 3,898 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 12,052 students, 885 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 59 students for distance studies.

12,052
Total Enrollment
885
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 33%

White: 33%

Hispanic: 17%

Asian: 10%

Two or more races: 4%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Georgia Gwinnett College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 24% 640
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 8% 202
Psychology 7% 190
Education 7% 174
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 6% 162
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 118
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 3% 74
English Language And Literature/letters 2% 56
History 2% 54
Health Professions And Related Programs 2% 46

Graduation & Dropout Rates

17%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Georgia Gwinnett College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

9%
Still enrolled
38%
Dropout rate
36%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$28,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Georgia Gwinnett College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,700. Last year, out of the total 4,318 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,886 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,236 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,945 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $28,700 $32,700
Employment Rate 90% 87%
Total Graduates 4,318 2,236

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Georgia Gwinnett College.

Georgia State University
27.1 mile away
Clayton State University
32.6 mile away
Kennesaw State University
33.6 mile away
University of Georgia
35.9 mile away
Gordon State College
65.1 mile away
Georgia Highlands College
70.2 mile away