Gordon State College
#9134 Overall Influence#599 Desirability Rank

Gordon State College

Public college in Barnesville, Georgia

Gordon State College is a public college in Barnesville, Georgia. A member of the University System of Georgia, Gordon State’s academic year is made up of three 15-week semesters: fall, spring and summer. Fall 2017 enrollment at Gordon State College was 3,900 students. The college campus incorporates 235 acres, which includes academic buildings, residence halls, the student activity and recreation center, an indoor swimming facility, ropes course, walking trail, outdoor basketball courts, tennis courts, athletic fields and racquetball courts.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,120

Acceptance

71%

Graduation Rate

50%

Median SAT Score

945

Median ACT Score

17

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$2,501

Fees (in-state)

$1,166

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$34,700

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

419 College Dr, Barnesville GA 30204

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

6 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

33 per 100k

Violent Crime

5 per 100k

What is Gordon State College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#4223 World Rank #1297 USA Rank
Mathematics
#4423 World Rank #2192 USA Rank
Nursing
#7228 World Rank #2714 USA Rank
Education

Other areas of influence

#2793 World Rank #1272 USA Rank
Law
#4906 World Rank #2110 USA Rank
Communications
#5458 World Rank #1971 USA Rank
Computer Science
#5462 World Rank #2449 USA Rank
Business
#6648 World Rank #2348 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#7103 World Rank #1803 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#9200 World Rank #2330 USA Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Gordon State College's Most influential alumni?

Rufus Carrollton Harris
Rufus Carrollton Harris

American academic administrator

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Emily Barnelia Woodward

American journalist and advocate

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