Point University
West Point, GA 31833


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,986
Religious affiliation Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 552 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Point University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,184 applications and 609 students were granted admission. Point University is at the #49 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 Fall 2016, 58% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 36% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT810 to 1010
ACT17 to 22
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Point University's tuition was $18,100 for all students regardless of residency (32.4% cheaper 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.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of Point University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 88% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,787 (which is 13.9% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Point University in 2016-2017, was 226, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,982 (which is 15.5% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Point University has enrolled a total of 1,986 students (1,366 students full-time and 620 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,986 students, 153 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 1,954 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 32 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 154 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 51%

Black/African American: 30%

Two or more races: 6%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Hispanic: 5%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Point 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
Theology And Religious Vocations 24% 227
Psychology 20% 189
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 14% 136
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 12% 115
Education 2% 24
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 2% 24
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 2% 22
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 18
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 1% 12 0
Visual And Performing Arts 1% 8

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Point University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,900. Last year, out of the total 242 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 208 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 177 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 150 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,900 $32,800
Employment Rate 86% 85%
Total Graduates 242 177

Campus Location

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