Goldey-Beacom College

Wilmington, DE, USA
3.26 Average Rating

Originally founded in 1886 as Wilmington Commercial College, Goldey-Beacom College is a 4-year private school in northern Delaware. GBC confers bachelor’s degrees in 41 academic fields of study and all undergraduates must complete a set of general education requirement courses regardless of major or concentration. All classes at GBC are held on a Monday through Thursday schedule, giving students a 3-day weekend every week. To mark the beginning of each new school year, GBC celebrates students returning to campus by holding a Welcome Back Carnival. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
89%
Out of State Students
33%
0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate

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
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,063
Total Number of Undergrads
106
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Honors Program
0
100
33%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
44%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,394
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$23,400
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,400
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,613
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
46%
54%
Student Organizations
14
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
54%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$44,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.26 Average Rating
It's a small, yet private business college. The classes are smaller than normal colleges, and you get a lot of one on one time if needed.
Daryl from Elkton, MD
Goldey-Beacom is a WONDERFUL college its a place where all new freshmens would want there college to be like.
Atlantic city, NJ

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