Gardner-Webb University

Boiling Springs, North Carolina

Overview

AddressMain St
School Websitewww.gardner-webb.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Gardner-Webb University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Boiling Springs, North Carolina that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,204 students applied to Gardner-Webb University. Of those students, 2,024 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Gardner-Webb University was $31,610, in addition to fees of $390. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Gardner-Webb University.

Gardner-Webb University has a 53% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Gardner-Webb University acceptance rate is 48%. To put this into perspective, 2,024 of the 4,204 students who applied to Gardner-Webb University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Gardner-Webb University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Gardner-Webb University had an SAT score between the range of 970 and 1,180. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Gardner-Webb University was between 18 and 24 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Gardner-Webb University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Gardner-Webb University, the tuition for in-state residents is $31,610. Combined with fees of $390, room and board costs of $10,360, other expenses of $2,260 and the $1,800 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $46,420.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $32,000 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Gardner-Webb University to $46,420 for out-of-state students.

Students at Gardner-Webb University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Gardner-Webb University was $4,896 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 41%.

Gardner-Webb University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Gardner-Webb University.

Gardner-Webb University has a good gender split, with 64% of undergraduates being female and 36% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are North Carolina residents; in fact, 63% of all students reside in North Carolina. However, 33% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Gardner-Webb University is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Gardner-Webb University to thrive in your studies.

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