Goldey-Beacom College

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4701 Limestone Road

Wilmington, DE 19808

Phone: (302) 998-8814
2013-2014 Tuition
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Goldey-Beacom College is a private institution that was founded in 1886. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 633, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 24 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $22,140 (2013-14).

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School type private, coed college
Year founded 1886
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment $53,917,942


When applying to Goldey-Beacom College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 24. It is less selective.

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Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate N/A
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 24

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Goldey-Beacom College is 26:1, and the school has 40.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Goldey-Beacom College include: Business Administration and Management, General and Accounting. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 70 percent.

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Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 26:1
4-year graduation rate 26%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business Administration and Management, General 74%
Accounting 25%

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Student Life

Goldey-Beacom College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 633, with a gender distribution of 44.9 percent male students and 55.1 percent female students. At this school, 32 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 68 percent of students live off campus. Goldey-Beacom College is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.

Total enrollment 1,352
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA II

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Campus Info & Services

Goldey-Beacom College offers a number of student services including health insurance. Goldey-Beacom College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and student patrols. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Goldey-Beacom College.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered Yes

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Tuition and fees $22,140 (2013-14)
Room and board $5,353 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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