Thomas U

Thomas University

1501 Millpond Rd, Thomasville, United States
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  • Class Notes
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  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
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  • Currently Enrolled
    10
  • Previously Enrolled
    21

Overview of Thomas University (Thomas U)

About this school

Thomas University, founded in 1950, is a private, liberal arts college. Its 25-acre campus is located in Thomasville.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,114
    • Men:404 (36.3%)
    • Women:710 (63.7%)

Location

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Admission Information (Thomas U)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Thomas University 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:

Required Or Recomended High School Units


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

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
-
-
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
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1501 Millpond Road
City, State, Zip
Thomasville, GA  31792-7499
Phone
(229) 226-1621 x124
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$25
Application Fee Waiver
Not 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
-
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
23% of 359 applicants were admitted
Women
19% of 197 applicants were admitted
Men
27% of 162 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
79 (98%) of 81 admitted students enrolled
Women
35 (95%) of 37 admitted students enrolled
Men
44 (100%) of 44 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
Not reported
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid (Thomas U)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $16,940 (65.20400307929177%)
  • Room & Board: - $7,040 (27.0977675134719%)
  • Other Expences: - $2,000 (7.698229407236336%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Thomas University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning January 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001555
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
47 (70.1%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
40 (85.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
40 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 35 (87.5%) of aid recipients
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 35 (87.5%) of aid recipients
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 35 (87.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
53 (79.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,834

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
101 (74.3%) of undergraduates
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 Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, English, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, Out-of-State Students, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,584

Academics & Instruction (Thomas U)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


51

Part-Time Faculty


2

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


68%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 42% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 43% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 13% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 2% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 0% 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
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
80
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


Thomas University provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors (Thomas U)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (21)


  • Accounting
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminology
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Rehabilitation Counseling, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Community Counseling

Master's Programs of Study (6)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Education--General
  • Human Services
  • Nursing--General
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Social Psychology

Campus Life (Thomas U)

Location & Geography

Population


18,718

Nearest Metropolitan Area


24 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
35.2 average low in January, 90.4 average high in September
Rain
115 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
32 mile(s) from campus in Tallahassee, Fla.
Nearest Bus Station
40 mile(s) from campus in Valdosta
Nearest Train Station
-

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing

Students of College Housing


9% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


91%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Not available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Not available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Not offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Night Hawk
School Colors
Hunter green and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Golf
Soccer
Softball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Golf
Soccer
Softball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
football, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Thomas University offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, student government association, professional management association, national society for leadership and success

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


438

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,114
Women
710
Men
404

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • Not reported

International Students


Not reported

Average Age


27

Number of Graduate Students


482

Student Resources (Thomas U)

Study resources