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Paine College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

925 students

69% admitted

  • 874 full time
  • 51 part time
  • 315 men full time
  • 559 women full time
  • 1,923 applied
  • 1,335 admitted
  • 192 enrolled

918 Undergraduates

$11,880 tuition/year

  • 7 Non-Degree
  • $11,880 in state
  • $1,452 fees
  • $6,494 room & board
  • $1,000 books
  • (Based on stats from 2013/2014)

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: United Methodist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Bachelor's degree
Historically Black College or University: HBCU
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Cierra from Whites Creek, TN
  • 0
  • Paine College is a College full of excitement and fun, if you make it that way. It's a small school, so you will be able to get that one-on-one attention…

  • Jul-11-2012 Read More
  • Brianka from Decatur, GA
  • 0
  • paine college is an excellent school for preparing a great future. they provide an an extraordinary source for each subject you need assistance with. there are many clubs , scholarships, and internships…

  • Feb-28-2012 Read More
  • Jonathan from Stockbridge, GA
  • 0
  • i'm currently a sophomore student who transferred from jsu in mississippi. at paine college, i appreciate the smaller classes as it relates to the student ratio. the smaller classroom setting…

  • Mar-10-2012 Read More
  • Deseria from Conyers, GA
  • 0
  • I would rate it high since has helped me the past 4 years to get to the graduating status as a Senior. I am excited to look towards the future…

  • Mar-29-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

The Mission of Paine College is to provide a liberal arts education of the highest quality that emphasizes academic excellence, ethical and spiritual values, social responsibility, and personal development. Paine College prepares men and women for positions of leadership and encourages them to serve the African American community, the nation, and the world. Paine College is a private, church-related, four-year, co-educational college which, through its residential, commuter, and off-site units, strives to develop self-sufficient and productive citizens, committed to intellectual pursuits and aesthetic appreciation in a global society.


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • MaLisa from Lithonia, GA
  • Oct-26-2010 I am a current student here

    Paine College is filled with much excitement and extracurricular activities. When involved, one is always busy. Even if you're shy, something is always taking part to keep students entertained and informed.

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  • 4
  • Donald from Lithonia, GA
  • Dec-15-2009 I am a current student here

    You get to know nearly everyone there because the school is small and you get to enjoy the school events with friends that you meet.

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  • 5
  • Ramel from Lithonia, GA
  • Dec-03-2009 I am a current student here

    I enjoy every moment of being here. There are wonderful fraternities and sororities. Don't forget the extremely talented sports teams that we have on campus.

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