College of Coastal Georgia

1 College Dr, Brunswick, United States
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Overview of College of Coastal Georgia

About this school

The College of Coastal Georgia is a public, state university founded in 1961. Its campus is located in the town of Brunswick, halfway between Savannah and Jacksonville.
  • Website


    www.ccga.edu/
  • Coeducational


    Yes

  • Graduate Students


    Not reported

  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:3,663
    • Men:1,222 (33.4%)
    • Women:2,441 (66.6%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to College of Coastal Georgia is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
4
Science
-
4
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
-
1
History
-
2
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 24
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
One College Drive
City, State, Zip
Brunswick, GA  31520
Phone
(912) 279-5730
Fax
(912) 262-3072
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
August 24
Application Fee
$25
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
Immunization records, proof of residency required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
95% of 1,562 applicants were admitted
Women
95% of 1,063 applicants were admitted
Men
95% of 499 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.00
375 And Above
8%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
18%
2.50 - 2.99
33%
2.00 - 2.49
17%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
450 average |390-490 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
4%
• Score 500 - 600
23%
• Score 400 - 500
48%
• Score 300 - 400
24%
• Score 200 - 300
1%
Sat Critical Reading
473 average |420-520 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
5%
• Score 500 - 600
37%
• Score 400 - 500
41%
• Score 300 - 400
16%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
19 average |16-21 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
1%
• Score 24 - 29
13%
• Score 18 - 23
50%
• Score 12 - 17
37%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $3,971|Out-of-state: $10,578
  • Room & Board: - $9,520 (52.561837455830386%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,850 (10.21422261484099%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $6,742 (37.22393992932862%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


College of Coastal Georgia accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline May 1 | Final deadline June 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning September 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001558
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
682 (93.0%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
477 (69.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
477 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
127 (26.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
28%
Average Award
$6,897
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 477 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,068
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 308 (64.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,000
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 347 (72.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,359 (88.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,941 (82.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,941 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
872 (44.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
37%
Average Award
$6,705
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,941 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,457
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,222 (63.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,000
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 871 (44.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
64%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$25,455
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
7.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
13.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, Home Economics, Mathematics, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,203

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


101

Part-Time Faculty


113

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


33%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 15% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 28% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 30% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 25% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
373,918

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
395
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


College of Coastal Georgia provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


58.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


6.1%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


18.2%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


23.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (8)


  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Mathematics, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Education, Business/marketing

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


15,813

Nearest Metropolitan Area


193 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Jacksonville

Weather


Temperature
40.5 average low in January, 89.3 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy day(s) per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
6 miles from campus in Brunswick
Nearest Bus Station
6 miles from campus in Brunswick
Nearest Train Station
70 miles from campus in Jessup

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing

Students of College Housing


18% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


82%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Mariner
School Colors
Blue and gray

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Golf
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Golf
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, golf, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


College of Coastal Georgia offers student newspaper, international association, coastal georgia association of nursing students, urban gaming club, association of coastal educators, ccga biology club

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,217

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
3,663
Women
2,441
Men
1,222

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.8% Asian
  • 18.7% Black/African-American
  • 5.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 66.6% White
  • 2.5% Unknown

International Students


1.2% from 43 countries

Average Age


27

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources