Gordon State College

Acceptance Rate 79 %
SAT Average 980
Tuition & Fees $10,695
Student Population 3,231
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,782

Academic Overview

Gordon State College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Barnesville, Georgia. It is a Baccalaureate/Associate's College by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The 2022 tuition & fees are $3,789 for Georgia residents and $10,695 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 3,231 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 79% and the graduation rate is 16% last year.
The salary after graduation from Gordon State College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $34,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Gordon State College are $3,789 for Georgia residents and $10,695 for non-residents.
Gordon State College 2022 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Gordon State. The acceptance rate of Gordon State is 79% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 53%. The average graduation rate is 16% and the transfer-out rate is 46%. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,782 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,231 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Gordon State College is 79 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Gordon State College is 16 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Gordon State College is 46 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Gordon State College is 42 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Gordon State College is 3,231
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Gordon State College is 20 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,782 at Gordon State College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Gordon State offers 26 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree150
Bachelor's Degree113

Special Learning Opportunities

Gordon State College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:994)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,928)

Veterans Benefits

Gordon State College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges