Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Non Traditional
Total enrollment 168
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 27:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
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
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach 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

$50
Undergrad students

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 83% of Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,300 (which is 2.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach in 2016-2017, was 30, which is 75% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,761 (which is 10.2% below the national average.)

$4,300
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$6,761
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
83%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach has enrolled a total of 168 students (161 students full-time and 7 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 168 students, 34 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 99% men and 1% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

168
Total Enrollment
34
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 82%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%

Black/African American: 5%

Hispanic: 5%

Asian: 1%

Two or more races: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach.

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
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 67% 222

Graduation & Dropout Rates

68%
Graduation rate
national average: 61%

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 Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
32%
Dropout rate
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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

$26,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Golf Academy of America-Myrtle Beach graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,800. Last year, out of the total 4,689 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,939 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,351 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 4,334 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,800 $33,900
Employment Rate 84% 81%
Total Graduates 4,689 5,351

Campus Location

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