Point University Overview

Student population

Address507 West 10th Street
West Point, GA
School Websitepoint.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate
Application DeadlineAugust 5, 2020

Point University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in West Point, Georgia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,228 students applied to Point University. Of those students, 653 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Point University was $19,500, in addition to fees of $1,100. 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 Point University.

Point University has a 30% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Point University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Point University acceptance rate is 53%. To put this into perspective, 653 of the 1,228 students who applied to Point University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Point University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Point University had an SAT score between the range of 880 and 1,085. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Point University was between 16 and 22 in the last academic year.

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

Point University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Point University, the tuition for in-state residents is $19,500. Combined with fees of $1,100, room and board costs of $7,900, other expenses of $600 and the $1,400 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 $20,600 in tuition.

Students at Point University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Point University was $4,192 last year, with 62% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Point University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Point University.

Point University has a good gender split, with 55% of undergraduates being female and 45% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Georgia residents; in fact, 75% of all students reside in Georgia. However, 22% 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 Point University is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Point University Popular Majors and Programs

THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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