Georgetown College is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and assists students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in Georgetown, Kentucky, which is a predominantly rural area. The school's Baptist affiliation is one of its defining characteristics and plays an important role within the school's vision. Enrollment at Georgetown College exceeds 1,900 yearly.
Students can select from a few areas of study, including:
- Recreation And Fitness Studies
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
To be considered for admissions, students may be asked to fill out an application, write a personal statement, and submit high school records and test scores, which are then studied by the admissions office. Most common standardized test scores among applicants accepted to Georgetown College are between 21 - 27 for the ACT exam, or 900 - 1130 on the SAT. 88% of those who apply are accepted to Georgetown College, of which 19% choose to enroll. More information from the admissions office can be found here.
The cost of tuition is approximately $32,000 for the year. Tuition prices may change for a variety of reasons, and therefore students should visit the school's net price calculator to understand their personalized cost estimate of attendance. Housing may be available for students that want to live on-campus at an estimated cost of $4,000 annually. Georgetown College may provide financial aid for students who qualify in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The mascot for Georgetown College is the "Tigers", and they participate in intercollegiate athletics through the NAIA. Available sports offered may include:
- Baseball (NAIA Division I)
- Basketball (NAIA Division I)
- Track & Field (NAIA Division I)
Students who wish to learn more about this school may check out their website at http://www.georgetowncollege.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give you an idea of the applicants Georgetown College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at Georgetown College is around 1,400 students, with undergraduate students making up about 72% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $38,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
- For part-time students, charges are between $920-$1,100 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$24,744|
|Receiving Student Loans||77%||$7,603|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Georgetown College may provide student services including:
- Distance learning
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Employment search assistance
The overall graduation rate of Georgetown College is close to 57%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||49%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||2%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||5%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 2008)
Georgetown College is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports belonging to the NAIA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Mid-South Conference)
- Basketball (Mid-South Conference)
- Track and Field (Mid-South Conference)
- Football (Mid-South Conference)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Georgetown College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Georgetown College for official up-to-date information.