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grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Value
    grade C
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade A minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

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Gordon State is a public college located in Barnesville, Georgia. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,376 undergraduate students. The Gordon State acceptance rate is 84%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing, and Human Services. Graduating 17% of students, Gordon State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $24,100.

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419 College Dr
Barnesville, GA 30204
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Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
Athletic Conference
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Gordon State College Rankings

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GSC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
84%
Application Deadline
July 15
SAT Range
820-1040
ACT Range
15-19
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$9,186 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,540 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 65 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 70 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 69 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    22%
  • On Campus
    70%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,376 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,287
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
61%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Outgoing
    40%
  • Standoff-ish
    20%
  • Stressed
    20%
  • Very cool
    20%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 7 responses
Poll
71%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 7 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 32 responses
  • Diversified
    56%
  • Good for learning about college
    16%
  • Character
    13%
  • Underrated
    6%
  • Boring
    3%
  • Fast-paced
    3%
  • Home away from home
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$31,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
17%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%

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