Paine College Overview

Student population

Address1235 15th St
Augusta, GA
School Websitewww.paine.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Paine College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Augusta, Georgia that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,686 students applied to Paine College. Of those students, 1,464 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Paine College was $14,206, in addition to fees of $1,890. 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 Paine College.

Paine College has a 27% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Paine College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Paine College acceptance rate is 40%. To put this into perspective, 1,464 of the 3,686 students who applied to Paine College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Paine College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Paine College had an SAT score between the range of 780 and 980. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Paine College was between 14 and 18 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Paine College as part of their application.

Paine College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Paine College, the tuition for in-state residents is $14,206. Combined with fees of $1,890, room and board costs of $6,662, other expenses of $3,024 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students 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 $16,096 in tuition.

Students at Paine College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Paine College was $5,801 last year, with 89% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Paine College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Paine College.

Paine College has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Georgia residents; in fact, 83% of all students reside in Georgia. However, 17% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Paine College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Paine College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
PSYCHOLOGY
SOCIAL SCIENCES
HISTORY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES

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