Gardner-Webb University

Gardner-Webb University

Boiling Springs, North Carolina


Gardner-Webb University

Gardner-Webb University is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. The campus is situated in a distant town area and is home to 1,999 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Gardner-Webb University?

Admission into Gardner-Webb University is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 67%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 68% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 66%.

What SAT score is required for Gardner-Webb University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 970 to 1180.

What ACT score is required for Gardner-Webb University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 19 to 24.

How much does it cost to attend Gardner-Webb University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Gardner-Webb University for an academic year is $32,240. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $14,610 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $32,240 to $46,850 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Gardner-Webb University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $21,217.

What degrees are offered at Gardner-Webb University?

The degrees offered at Gardner-Webb University include "associate's degree", "bachelor's degree", "postbaccalaureate certificate", "master's degree", "post-master's certificate" and "doctor's degree - research/scholarship".

What are the popular majors at Gardner-Webb University?

The most popular programs/majors at Gardner-Webb University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin", "Business Administration, Management and Operations"" and "Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology".

What is the graduation rate at Gardner-Webb University?

The graduation rate at Gardner-Webb University is 56%.

What is the debt of graduating Gardner-Webb University students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Gardner-Webb University students is $17,750 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $41,600.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

13

Awards Offered

Associate's degree

Bachelor's degree

Postbaccalaureate certificate

Master's degree

Post-master's certificate

Doctor's degree - research/scholarship

City

Boiling Springs

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Distant Town

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$23,709

General

Address

Main St
Boiling Springs, North Carolina 28017-0997

College Website

www.gardner-webb.edu

Admissions

Gardner-Webb University has an acceptance rate of 67%. The acceptance rate of 67% implies that for every 100 students that applied 67 students got accepted. 4,834 students appied to Gardner-Webb University. 67% of the students that applied got accepted, and 12% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

4,834

Acceptance Rate

67%

The SAT composite score at Gardner-Webb University ranged from 970 to 1180. The ACT composite score at Gardner-Webb University ranged from 19 to 24.

SAT Composite970 - 1180
ACT Composite19 - 24
Application Fee$0
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Gardner-Webb University for an academic year can be broken down into $31,610 for tuition, $630 for fees, $1,850 for books and supplies, $10,360 for room and board and $2,400 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$32,240
Tuition$31,610
Fees$630
Books and supplies$1,850
Room and board$10,360
Other expenses$2,400
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Students

Gardner-Webb University has 1,999 undergradute students. 35% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 65% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

1,999

Enrollment by gender

35%

35% men

65%

65% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Gardner-Webb University is 56%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 58% compared to 55% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Gardner-Webb University is 74%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

56%

Graduation Rate by Gender

58%

58% men

55%

55% women

Retention Rate

74%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Gardner-Webb University is $41,600 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $25,600 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $53,000.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$41,600

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$25,600 - $53,000

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

76%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Gardner-Webb University is 88% compared to 12% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

88%

88% percent_working

12%

12% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Gardner-Webb University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 74 graduates followed by "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 60 graduates, "Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology" with 43 graduates, "Accounting and Related Services" with 32 graduates and "Criminal Justice and Corrections" with 31 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin74
Business Administration, Management and Operations60
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology43
Accounting and Related Services32
Criminal Justice and Corrections31

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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