48%

Acceptance Rate

$29,896

Avg.Financial Aid

001964

FAFSA Code

About Georgetown College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,608

Website

www.georgetowncollege.edu

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SACSCOC

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

Baptist

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

Yes

A private, Baptist university, Georgetown College is situated in Georgetown, KY. Georgetown College occupies a total area of about 104 acres. In 1829, Georgetown College was founded. The motto of the Georgetown College is Vim Promovet Insitam (Latin) and its official colors are black and orange. Out of total 1,517 students enrolled at GC, 983 belong to undergraduate courses while 501 are postgraduate students. The school has an academic staff of 117 who teach various courses to the students. Georgetown College is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At GC around 75% are white, 10% are Black or African American, and 5% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. Further, around 98% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 55% of the students are females and 45% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 191 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Billy Ray Cyrus, Chris Hogan, Jessica Casebolt, and Blanton Collier. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, GC offers around 61 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

400 East College Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5028638000
Fax: 5028688891
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. Georgetown College has been ranked at the 599th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the college based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

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

15-Aug

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

48%

SAT Range

1015 - 1145

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is easy. Georgetown College has 3 admission thresholds. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1042-1280, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 21 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Georgetown College is 24. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 400 East College Street, Georgetown, Kentucky 40324-1696, or call (502) 863-8000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$19,852

Average Annual Cost

$38,650

Books And Supplies

$1,250

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

$9,780

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,250

Total One Year Cost

$51,930

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to GC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $53,652. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($39,810), books and supplies ($1,250), room and boarding ($10,160), and budget for other expenses ($3,273). For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

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

63%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

26 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

17 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

14 Graduates

Biology, General

11 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

10 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

7 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

History

6 Graduates

Political Science and Government

6 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

5 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

4 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

3 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

3 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

3 Graduates

Mathematics

3 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

2 Graduates

Area Studies

2 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Physics

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

2 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

1 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

1 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

1 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

961

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

36%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

45%

US National: 44%

Female

55%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

77% White

4% Unknown

10% Black

4% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

24%

Out Of State

75%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$56,937 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 98% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

98%

Undergrads in College Housing

91%

Averege Housing Cost

$4,720/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,060/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,060/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Tigers

School Colors

orange and black

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Mid-South Conference

Total Male Athletes

301

Total Female Athletes

179

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Acrobatics

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At GC, $10,160 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The average meal plan at GC costs around $5,060 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At GC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 45% male and 55% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,000/year

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

$0$100,000

$27,000

$27,000

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.

$280 - 280

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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,896

Students Receiving Federal Grants

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,869

Students Receiving State Aid

66%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,734

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$24,653

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$33,502

$30K - $48K

$33,227

$48K - $75K

$30,167

$75K - $110K

$30,098

> $110K

$25,347

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,331,323

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,695,305

In case the students at Georgetown College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,097, whereas the financial aid is $28,110. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $4,872 as well as institutional aid worth $28,110. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Georgetown College amount to $4,331,323 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $1,695,305.

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