Georgetown College Rankings

By | December 19, 2020

Located in Georgetown, KY, Georgetown College is one of the best universities in the state of Kentucky. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Georgetown College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Georgetown College.

400 E. College Street Georgetown, KY 40324
Phone: (502) 863-8009
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Georgetown College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 167
Average freshman retention rate: 80.2%
6-year graduation rate: 57.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 69%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -12
Faculty resources ranking: 154
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 62.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 128
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 21-27
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 29%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 64%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 83.9%
Financial resources rank: 181
Alumni giving rank: 193
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 16.2%

Georgetown College History

Essential Facts: Georgetown College

  • The basketball rivalry between the Kentucky Wildcats and Georgetown College Tigers goes back to 1902.
  • Georgetown College has produced five Rhodes Scholars and 38 Fulbright Scholars since 1989. The college also has an honors program and a partnership with Regent’s Park College, Oxford.
  • When the Georgetown College Boat Club, the school’s rowing team, was founded in 1876 it adopted two colors: blue, used for Union uniforms, and gray, used for Confederate uniforms.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 88%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 34%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 46%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 70%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 85%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, yearbook