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Guilford College

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Rating

Private

Type

1,700

Students

$37,920

Tuition

75%

Acceptance

#1316

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Greensboro, NC

5800 W Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27410-4108

Guilford College is a small private liberal arts college located in Greensboro, NC ranked 29th in North Carolina. It has a total of 1,687 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 75.01% of applicants. Guilford College offers 43 different majors and is best known for its Community Organization and Advocacy and Sustainability Studies programs, which are respectively ranked 18th and 37th in the United States. With an annual tuition of $37,920 per year, Guilford College is rather high-priced. 48.73% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn roughly $36,400 per year, which is 12% under the national median.
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Cost

$38,530
Above Average

Guilford College

$38,530

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$53,100

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$27,492

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

75%Acceptance
Less Selective

Guilford College

75%

National

69%
Sat

970 - 1170

55% of students submit

Admissions Yield

15%

ACT

0 - 0

48% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Considered but not required

Application Fee

$0

Students

1,687Undergrads
Very Small Student Population

Full-Time

99%

Part-Time

1%
Male

50%

In-state

83%

Female

50%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

13%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
9% Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9% Psychology, General7% Business Administration and Management, General75% Others

9% Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

9% Psychology, General

7% Business Administration and Management, General

75% Others

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

9%

32 Graduates

Psychology, General

9%

32 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

7%

26 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other

6%

20 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General

5%

19 Graduates

Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

5%

16 Graduates

Accounting

5%

16 Graduates

Community Organization and Advocacy

4%

15 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors12:112:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

12

Number of Library Books

126,217

Academic Spend per Student

$8,876

Full-time Retention Rate

67%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$30,500/Year

Guilford College

$30,500

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$30,500

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$36,400

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

48%