GGC

Georgia Gwinnett College

1000 University Center Ln, Lawrenceville, United States
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  • Total Documents
    23
  • Class Notes
    17
  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
    6
  • Currently Enrolled
    46
  • Previously Enrolled
    77

Overview of Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC)

About this school

  • Website


    www.ggc.edu/
  • Coeducational


    Co-ed

  • Graduate Students


    Not reported

  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:12,287
    • Men:5,374 Men (43.7%)
    • Women:6,913 Women (56.3%)

Location

Static map

Admission Information (GGC)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Georgia Gwinnett College is noncompetitive: virtually all applicants accepted regardless of high school rank or test scores.

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
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
May 9
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
May 9
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
May 9
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
Considered if submitted
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1000 University Center Lane
City, State, Zip
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Phone
(678) 407-5313
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
June 1
Application Fee
$20
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
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
-
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
88% of 4,073 applicants were admitted
Women
87% of 2,248 applicants were admitted
Men
88% of 1,825 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
2.86
375 And Above
4%
3.50 - 3.74
7%
3.25 - 3.49
9%
3.00 - 3.24
15%
2.50 - 2.99
33%
2.00 - 2.49
28%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
504 average |450-550 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
1%
• Score 600 - 700
9%
• Score 500 - 600
46%
• Score 400 - 500
38%
• Score 300 - 400
6%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
• Score 700 - 800
1%
• Score 600 - 700
12%
• Score 500 - 600
44%
• Score 400 - 500
39%
• Score 300 - 400
4%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
19 average |17-22 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
1%
• Score 24 - 29
14%
• Score 18 - 23
49%
• Score 12 - 17
35%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (GGC)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $5,634|Out-of-state: $16,348 (23.12%)
  • Room & Board: - $12,874 (52.83%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,460 (5.99%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $4,400 (18.06%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Georgia Gwinnett College accepts installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
Not reported
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Not reported

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
None
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Not reported
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction (GGC)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


450

Part-Time Faculty


224

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


53%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 26% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 22% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 46% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 4% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# 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
199,846
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
243
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


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

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


67.3%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


2.6%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


9.5%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


14.9%

Programs & Majors (GGC)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (12)


  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • History, General
  • Information Technology
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Special Education and Teaching, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Computer and information sciences, Psychology

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Master's Programs of Study (1)


  • Not reported

    Campus Life (GGC)

    Location & Geography

    Population


    22,397

    Nearest Metropolitan Area


    Atlanta

    Campus Size


    260 acres

    Weather


    Temperature
    31.5 average low in January, 85.8 average high in September
    Rain
    116 rainy days per year

    Available Transportation


    Nearest Bus Station
    30 miles from campus in Atlanta
    Nearest Train Station
    30 miles from campus in Atlanta

    Housing

    College Housing


    College offers housing to students

    Types of Housing


    Coed housing

    Students of College Housing


    5% of all students

    Housing Restrictions


    Freshman Housing Guarantee


    Freshmen are guaranteed housing

    Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


    95%

    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
    -
    School Colors
    -

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


    FactorOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Soccer
    Softball
    Tennis

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


    SportOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Soccer
    Softball
    Tennis

    Recreational Sports


    Intramural Sports
    -

    Student Activities

    Activities And Organizations


    Georgia Gwinnett College offers not Reported

    Sororities


    Fraternities


    ROTC


    Army ROTC offered on campus

    Student Body

    Co-educational


    Yes

    Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


    8,289

    Undergraduates


    All Undergraduates
    12,287
    Women
    6,913
    Men
    5,374

    Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


    • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
    • 10.8% Asian
    • 33.1% Black/African-American
    • 19.4% Hispanic/Latino
    • 3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
    • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
    • 32.1% White
    • 0.8% Unknown

    International Students


    2.3% from 122 countries

    Average Age


    23

    Number of Graduate Students


    Not reported

    Student Resources (GGC)