N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,899

Avg.Financial Aid

010014

FAFSA Code

About Garrett College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

658

Website

www.garrettcollege.edu/index.php

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Located in McHenry, Maryland, Garrett College is a public university. Across all the courses offered at Garrett College, the enrolment stands at 651. The school has a total of 43 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. There are around 48% of the students who are females and 52% are males at Garrett College. At GC, around 89% of the students are 24 and under. The average earnings, of the graduates, of this institute stands at $27,400 with 86% being the employment rate six years after graduation. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. At GC, 37 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Location & Contact

Address

687 Mosser Road

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3013873000
Fax: 3013873055
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Garrett College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Garrett College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 687 Mosser Road, McHenry, Maryland 21541, or call (301) 387-3000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$7,403

Average Annual Cost

$6,720

Books And Supplies

$1,400

Other Fees

$1,092

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,338

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,700

Total One Year Cost

$21,250

Before applying to GC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $22,019. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

65%

Male Professors

35%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

51 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

19 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

11 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

8 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

7 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

6 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

4 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

2 Graduates

Education, General

2 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

1 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

658

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

51%

Full-time

64%

Part-time

36%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

77% White

0% Unknown

17% Black

2% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

25%

Out Of State

73%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$48,204 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,838/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by GC. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,338 per year. The students at Garrett College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $2,600 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol and campus emergency phones. There are around 52% male and 48% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$23,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$27,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$11,754

$11,754

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$122 - 122

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

92%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,899

Students Receiving Federal Grants

62%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,334

Students Receiving State Aid

21%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,177

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,817

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,053

$30K - $48K

$4,662

$48K - $75K

$3,429

$75K - $110K

$3,803

> $110K

$2,667

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at GC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $4,743, whereas the financial aid is $2,747. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,458, while the institutional aid is $2,747.

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