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Goshen College

1700 S Main St, Goshen, IN

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Goshen 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 Goshen, IN, which is a predominantly urban area. The Mennonite Church affiliation of this school is an important part of the history, education and mission that defines the school. The school's limited space in terms of enrollment, about 900 students, allows students to have a more hands on education due to the number of students per class and easier access to professors and faculty.

A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:

  • Health And Clinical Professions
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Communications And Journalism
  • Visual And Performing Arts
  • English Language And Literature

Students applying for admission are usually asked to submit an application, school records, standardized test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the admissions staff. An ACT or SAT exam is required prior to applying, with scores between 1460 to 1730 on the SAT and between 22 to 27 on the ACT is common among students admitted to this school. Goshen College accepts around 60% of students applying. Of those students accepted, around 41% of students enrolled.

Tuition is approximately $28,000 annually, though it may vary based on any number of circumstances. Students should visit the school's net price calculator to determine cost. On-campus housing is available for students, which costs approximately $5,000 each year. Students at Goshen College may be eligible for aid which is usually grants and loans.

The Goshen College Maple Leafs participate in several athletic programs, as part of the NAIA organization. Available athletic programs offered:

  • Baseball (NAIA Division II)
  • Basketball (NAIA Division II)
  • Golf (NAIA Division II)
  • Soccer (NAIA Division II)

To see a full list of areas of study, enrollment information, financial aid details, and more, please take a look at the school's website at http://www.goshen.edu.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give you an idea of the applicants Goshen College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Goshen College is about 840, where graduate students make up roughly 21% of the student body.

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

  • Annual tuition is estimated to range between $31,000-$37,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
  • For part-time students, charges are between $1,300-$1,500 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid99%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships99%$21,590
Receiving Student Loans59%$7,384
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Goshen College may provide services like those listed below:

  • Distance learning
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Student employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation
  • Child care

Graduation Rates

Goshen College has a high graduation rate when compared to similar schools nearby.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years54%
Graduating in 5 Years14%
Graduating in 6 Years2%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2009)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2009)
  • Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
    • * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1954)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Goshen College is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports belonging to the NAIA Division II classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Mid-Central College Conference)
  • Basketball (Mid-Central College Conference)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball
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Programs Offered

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 Goshen 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

Education

English Language and Literature

Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

History

Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics and Statistics

Natural Resources and Conservation

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences

Psychology

Public Administration and Social Services

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Social Sciences

Theology and Religious Vocations

Visual and Performing Arts

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Data Disclaimer

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 Goshen College for official up-to-date information.

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
65.87%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
99%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
10:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$18,884