N/A

Acceptance Rate

$14,006

Avg.Financial Aid

015833

FAFSA Code

About Goodwin College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,397

Website

www.goodwin.edu

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

CIHE

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 East Hartford, CT, Goodwin College is a private university. The foundation of Goodwin College was laid down in the year 1892. Right now, the office of dean at the GC is headed by William F. Lynch. In addition to over 3,208 undergraduate students, GC also boasts of over 89 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 272 full-time 1,694 part-time. Around 67% of the students are 25 and over at Goodwin College. At GC around 51% are white, 22% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 20% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 79% of the students are females and 21% are males. Goodwin College has produced several achievers in its 128 years of existence. To note, the average earnings of its graduates is $38,300 with 90% 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. A total of 104 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by GC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing), AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association), CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs), and COA (Commission on Opticianry Accreditation).

Location & Contact

Address

One Riverside Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8605284111
Fax: 8602919552
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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. 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 Goodwin 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.

Rolling Admissions

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

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. To kickstart the admission process at GC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Goodwin College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at One Riverside Drive, East Hartford, Connecticut 06118, or call (860) 528-4111.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$17,254

Average Annual Cost

$19,998

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$900

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

$6,300

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,772

Total One Year Cost

$33,970

Before applying to GC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $37,759. The average annual tuition cost ($20,898), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($6,300), and budget for other expenses ($7,602) are all included in this cost. 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

10:1

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

N/A

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

31%

Male Professors

69%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

223 Graduates

Health Professions and Related Clin...

208 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

88 Graduates

Human Services, General

55 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

50 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

44 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

28 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

21 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

19 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

16 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

15 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

13 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

13 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

9 Graduates

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement,...

8 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

7 Graduates

Ophthalmic and Optometric Support S...

6 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

4 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

3 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,330

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

50%

Full-time

12%

Part-time

88%

Students Gender

Male

20%

US National: 44%

Female

80%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

52% White

1% Unknown

20% Black

22% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

6%

Out Of State

93%

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

$60,483 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

$4,600/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $1,700/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$1,700/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

1

Sports Club

4

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

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. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $6,300 per year. The number of female and male students at the college are 21% and 79%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$32,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$38,300/year

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

$0$100,000

$3,080

$48,799

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.

$32 - 506

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.

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$14,006

Students Receiving Federal Grants

58%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,982

Students Receiving State Aid

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,217

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,403

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$17,542

$30K - $48K

$15,368

$48K - $75K

$13,965

$75K - $110K

$9,090

> $110K

$9,551

In case the students at Goodwin 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 $5,684, whereas the financial aid is $11,338. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $2,268 and institutional aid worth $11,338.

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