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Paine College
  • 4 Year
  • AUGUSTA, GA

Report Card

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

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Paine is a private, Christian college located in Augusta, Georgia. As a historically black college, Paine has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 273 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Paine acceptance rate is 52%. Popular majors include Business, Sociology, and Elementary Education. Graduating 8% of students, Paine alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $19,200.

About

1235 15TH ST
AUGUSTA, GA 30901
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Athletic Division
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Athletic Conference
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Paine Admissions

Acceptance Rate
52%
Application Deadline
July 1
SAT Range
800-940
ACT Range
15-19
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$12,087 / 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
$14,028 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
68%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 19 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 20 responses
75%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 20 responses

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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
273 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
37
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
85%
Varsity Athletes
36%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Spirited
    42%
  • Pretty layed back
    33%
  • Turn up
    25%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
80%
Poll
56%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 27 responses
Poll
59%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 34 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Awesome
    25%
  • "PCL got soul"
    25%
  • Good school but is unorganized which is understood
    17%
  • Vey unorganized
    17%
  • Competitive
    8%
  • Underrated
    8%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$28,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
8%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 11 responses

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