Grove City College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Grove City, PA, Grove City College is one of the best universities in the state of Pennsylvania. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Grove City 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 Grove City College.

100 Campus Drive Grove City, PA 16127
Phone: (724) 458-2100
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Grove City College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 43
Average freshman retention rate: 91.5%
6-year graduation rate: 85.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 83%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 2
Faculty resources ranking: 243
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 39.9%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 6.7%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 85.9%
Student selectivity ranking: 51
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1150-1389
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 52%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 81%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 56.3%
Financial resources rank: 242
Alumni giving rank: 135
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 24.3%

Grove City College History

Essential Facts: Grove City College

  • At Grove City College, opportunities for STEM majors are practically unlimited. Perhaps that explains why nearly 40% of the College’s 2,500 students are enrolled in a major in The Hopeman School.
  • The school currently maintains a one-to-one ratio of men to women, ensuring that the student body is approximately 50% men and 50% women.
  • Grove City College is a Christian liberal arts school located in northwestern Pennsylvania, about 60 miles north of Pittsburgh.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 94%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 18%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 21%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 80%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 75%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook