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.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Boiling Springs, North Carolina 28017-0997
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Financial Aid Website
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
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 Composite||970 - 1180|
|ACT Composite||19 - 24|
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
|Books and supplies||$1,850|
|Room and board||$10,360|
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.
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
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
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.
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.
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin||74|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||60|
|Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology||43|
|Accounting and Related Services||32|
|Criminal Justice and Corrections||31|
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors