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Greenville College is a private institution that was founded in 1892. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,279, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 84 acres. It utilizes a 4-1-4-based academic calendar. Greenville College's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), 37. Its tuition and fees are $22,918 (2012-13).
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Greenville College empowers students for lives of character and service through a transforming Christ-centered education in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies.
|School type||private, coed college|
|Religious affiliation||Free Methodist|
When applying to Greenville College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due September 1. The application fee at Greenville College is $30. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 74.3 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||74.4%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||September 1|
The student-faculty ratio at Greenville College is 14:1, and the school has 59.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Greenville College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Visual and Performing Arts; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 70.0 percent.
Greenville College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,279, with a gender distribution of 51.1 percent male students and 48.9 percent female students. At this school, 80.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 20.0 percent of students live off campus. Greenville College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA III|
Campus Info & Services
Greenville College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and health insurance. Greenville College also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Greenville College, 60 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Greenville College.
|Students who have cars on campus||60%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At Greenville College, 86.6 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $12,880.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$22,918 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$7,576 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data