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Gardner-Webb University

Boiling Springs, NC, USA
4.05 Average Rating

Gardner-Webb University is a private institution affiliated with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina. It is located in the rural town of Boiling Springs and is the youngest Baptist university in the state. All students must complete four semesters of “Dimensions,” a speaker series which features a Christian worldview. Nursing, community psychology, and religious studies are among the most popular majors.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Southern Baptist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
68%
Out of State Students
28%
0
100
53%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 22
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1015
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,818
Total Number of Undergrads
2,215
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
49%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,753
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$31,455
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,455
0
100
76%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$21,957
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
34%
65%
Student Organizations
50
Size of Town
Town: Distant
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Charlotte
Greenville
Greensboro
Hickory
Raleigh
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$38,700
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What Students Are Saying

4.05 Average Rating
this is a really great campus. it's small, but personal, you really get to know the students and professors on a personal level which is really important. it's a close knit community that helps you grow academically and as a person.
CASEY from Knoxville, TN
Great yet challenging small private college. Not much of a party scene (no Greek Life and it is a dry town), but close friendships are made and it is a lot of fun. Lots of different majors for everyone, not just for theologians.
Anonymous

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