Georgian Court University
Lakewood, NJ 08701-2697

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 2,302
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 496 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
No
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

74%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Georgian Court University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,609 applications and 1,198 students were granted admission. Georgian Court University is at the #72 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 11% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 88% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT850 to 1040
ACT17 to 23

Application Fee

$40
Undergrad students
$40
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Georgian Court University's tuition was $30,158 for all students regardless of residency (12.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

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

$22,315
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$30,158
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$30,158
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Georgian Court University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,981 (which is 13.2% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Georgian Court University in 2016-2017, was 120, which is 81% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,130 (which is 4% above the national average.)

$4,981
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,130
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
99%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Georgian Court University has enrolled a total of 2,302 students (1,504 students full-time and 798 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,302 students, 209 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 26% men and 74% women and 1,591 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 711 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 57 students for distance studies.

2,302
Total Enrollment
209
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 60%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 15%

Black/African American: 10%

Hispanic: 9%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Georgian Court University.

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
Education 22% 155
Health Professions And Related Programs 20% 138 15
Psychology 10% 72
English Language And Literature/letters 7% 52
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 7% 47
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 5% 34
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 4% 26
History 3% 24
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 12
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 1% 10

Graduation & Dropout Rates

42%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Georgian Court University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
17%
Dropout rate
39%
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

$32,100
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Georgian Court University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,100. Last year, out of the total 693 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 651 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 808 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 719 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $32,100 $42,800
Employment Rate 94% 89%
Total Graduates 693 808

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