Greensboro College is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and helps 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 Greensboro, NC, which is a predominantly urban area. The United Methodist affiliation at the school is an important part of the history, education and mission that defines the school. Around 1,200 students enroll at Greensboro College per year.
Students may select from several areas of study, including:
- Recreation And Fitness Studies
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Liberal Arts And Sciences
- Security And Protective Services
To be considered for admissions, students may be asked to fill out an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit any transcripts or test scores, which are then studied by admissions staff. Either the ACT or SAT exam can be taken to apply to Greensboro College. Scores between 17 to 23 on the ACT or 1220 to 1520 on the SAT are needed to increase your chances for admission. This school admits around 50% of students applying annually. Of those students accepted, around 23% of students enrolled. More information on admissions can be found at greensboro.edu.
Undergraduate tuition is approximately $28,000 for the year, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students may visit the school's price of attendance calculator to find what your personalized cost of attendance would be. Housing is available for students, and generally costs around $5,200 for the year. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.
The Greensboro College Pride participate in several intercollegiate athletic programs, overseen by the NCAA. Athletic programs available may include but not limited to:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Football (NCAA Division III)
- Golf (NCAA Division III)
Students may visit the Greensboro College website to obtain a complete list of academic programs offered, admissions information, and more.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give an overview of the students Greensboro College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at Greensboro College is around 980 students, where graduate students make up roughly 23% 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
- The estimated tuition range is around $26,000-$32,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $730-$870 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||99%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||99%||$16,475|
|Receiving Student Loans||90%||$8,721|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Greensboro College may provide student services like those listed below:
- Online classes
- Weekend and night classes available
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
The overall graduation rate of Greensboro College is close to 31%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||15%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||13%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||3%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Music Program
- * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1999)
Greensboro College is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division III (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Usa South Athletic Conference)
- Basketball (Usa South Athletic Conference)
- Football (Usa South Athletic Conference)
- Track and Field, X-Country
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 Greensboro 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
English Language and Literature
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Greensboro College.
- University of North Carolina at Greensboro in Greensboro, NC (0.6 miles away)
- Winston - Salem State University in Winston-Salem, NC (24 miles away)
- North Carolina Central University in Durham, NC (51 miles away)
- Fayetteville State University in Fayetteville, NC (86 miles away)
- University of North Carolina at Pembroke in Pembroke, NC (102 miles away)
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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 Greensboro College for official up-to-date information.