|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||Evangelical Lutheran Church|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,133 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Gustavus Adolphus College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,801 applications and 3,111 students were granted admission. Gustavus Adolphus College is at the #63 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Gustavus Adolphus College's tuition was $42,360 for all students regardless of residency (58.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Gustavus Adolphus College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 27% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,154 (which is 5.6% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Gustavus Adolphus College in 2016-2017, was 398, which is 65% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,180 (which is 4.8% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Gustavus Adolphus College has enrolled a total of 2,250 students (2,219 students full-time and 31 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,250 students, 22 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Non-resident alien: 4%
Two or more races: 4%
Black/African American: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Gustavus Adolphus 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|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||8%||162|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||152|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||4%||80|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||78|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||58|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||2%||50|
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 Gustavus Adolphus College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of Gustavus Adolphus College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,800. Last year, out of the total 713 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 713 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 848 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 797 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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