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Website: www.bgsu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
14,858
Undergraduate
Students
(55.4%) 8,231 Women
(44.6%) 6,627 Men
2,682
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
72% of 17,028 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.40
SAT Math
500-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
558 average
500-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,417
Out-of-state: $34,406
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,317
Out-of-state: $19,306
Room and Board
$10,396
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Freshman Award
$14,441
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,958
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
744
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 7% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Bowling Green Population
31,384
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Toledo
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
42% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Freddie and Freida Falcon
Sororities
10% of women participate
Fraternities
11% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
8.3% Black/African-American
4.4% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.3% White
2.2% Unknown
International Students
3.0% from 57 countries
First-Year Students Returning
77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
37.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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