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Georgian Court University
Lakewood, NJ
Georgian Court, founded in 1908, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Traditionally a women's college, the institution added a coeducational undergraduate evening division in 1979. Its 150-acre campus, a designated National Historic Site, is located 60 miles from Philadelphia and New York City.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,591
   Women 1,139 (71.6%)
   Men 452 (28.4%)
Graduate Students 711
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 78% of 526 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.27
SAT Math 477 average
430-530 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 465 average
420-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 20 average
17-23 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $50,376
  Tuition and Fees $31,618
  Room and Board $10,808
Average Percent of Need Met 80%
Average Freshman Award $29,822
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 86
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 30% of classes
10-19 students: 46% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
Lakewood Population 53,805
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City, Philadelphia
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 64% of freshmen, 29% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Lion
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.5% Asian
10.9% Black/African-American
9.9% Hispanic/Latino
2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
56.4% White
17.5% Unknown
International Students 1.3% from 12 countries
First-Year Students Returning 85.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 26.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported