Gettysburg

Gettysburg College

Gettysburg
#1414 / #417
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#227
Most Desirable School
Liberal arts college in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States

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About Gettysburg College

Gettysburg College (GC) was founded in 1832. Among GC’s most popular programs are those in social sciences, in biological and biomedical sciences, in business, management, and marketing, in psychology, and in English language and literature. GC’s Sunderman Conservatory of Music is also highly respected.

GC is associated with one Nobel laureate, J. Michael Bishop for physiology or medicine.

Among many other distinguished GC-connected persons, we may mention the following:

GC is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

According to Wikipedia, Gettysburg College is a private liberal arts college in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1832, the campus is adjacent to the Gettysburg Battlefield. Gettysburg College has about 2,600 students, with roughly equal numbers of men and women. Gettysburg students come from 41 states, Washington, D.C., and 39 countries.

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Gettysburg College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
6,20656%82%

How Much Does Gettysburg College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$59,960
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,205
30K - 48K$13,799
48K - 75K$18,391
75K - 110K$31,506
110K+$40,337

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Gettysburg College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Gettysburg College, then you can expect to earn an average of $66,300 per year. You also have a 95% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Gettysburg College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
2,5812,581

Where is Gettysburg College?

Gettysburg College is located at 300 N Washington St, Gettysburg PA 17325

How Safe is Gettysburg College?

Gettysburg has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Gettysburg College Known For?

Gettysburg College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Gettysburg College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Physics
#870
World Rank
#909
Historical Rank
#207
USA Rank
physics Degrees
Economics
#1126
World Rank
#1135
Historical Rank
#227
USA Rank
economics Degrees
History
#756
World Rank
#775
Historical Rank
#268
USA Rank
history Degrees
Mathematics
#1104
World Rank
#1043
Historical Rank
#280
USA Rank
math Degrees
Chemistry
#1486
World Rank
#1509
Historical Rank
#290
USA Rank
chemistry Degrees
Psychology
#777
World Rank
#795
Historical Rank
#315
USA Rank
psychology Degrees
Biology
#1351
World Rank
#1382
Historical Rank
#332
USA Rank
biology Degrees
Literature
#1017
World Rank
#1074
Historical Rank
#336
USA Rank
literature Degrees
Political Science
#1337
World Rank
#1352
Historical Rank
#341
USA Rank
political-science Degrees
Philosophy
#1203
World Rank
#1262
Historical Rank
#363
USA Rank
philosophy Degrees
Sociology
#1462
World Rank
#1470
Historical Rank
#420
USA Rank
sociology Degrees
Religious Studies
#2131
World Rank
#1747
Historical Rank
#483
USA Rank
religious-studies-hub Degrees
Education
#2317
World Rank
#2322
Historical Rank
#522
USA Rank
education Degrees
Computer Science
#2443
World Rank
#2450
Historical Rank
#531
USA Rank
computer-science Degrees
Anthropology
#1859
World Rank
#1867
Historical Rank
#599
USA Rank
anthropology Degrees

Who Are Gettysburg College's Most Influential Alumni?

Gettysburg College's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Psychology, and Physics. Here are some of Gettysburg College's most famous alumni:

J. Michael Bishop
J. Michael Bishop
An American immunologist and microbiologist.
Ron Paul
Ron Paul
An American politician .
Charles A. Willoughby
Charles A. Willoughby
A US Army Intelligence Officer.
Owen Roizman
An American cinematographer .
Pavlina R. Tcherneva
Pavlina R. Tcherneva
An American economist.
Jerry Spinelli
Jerry Spinelli
An American children's writer.
Luther P. Eisenhart
An American mathematician.
Henry Eyster Jacobs
Henry Eyster Jacobs
An American theologian .
Arthur Byron Coble
Arthur Byron Coble
An American mathematician .
Charles Porterfield Krauth
Charles Porterfield Krauth
An American theologian.
Norman Rasmussen
Norman Rasmussen
An American nuclear engineer.
Ruth J. Person
An American academic.

Who Are Gettysburg College's Most Influential Faculty?

Steve Gehrke
An American poet .