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Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University

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Carnegie Classification 2010: Master’s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Suburb: Large
Region: Great Lakes
Address: 1 Campus Dr, Allendale, Allendale, 49401-9403, MI
www.gvsu.edu
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Grand Valley State University is a public school based in the Great Lakes of the United States, in the state of Michigan. School campus is located in a large suburb of Allendale at 1 Campus Dr. This school has total of 24477 students and 1069 full-time faculty members, which makes the student to faculty ratio 17.

Grand Valley State University ‘s religious affiliation is not applicable. The school’s retention rate is 82 and in order to apply for Grand Valley State University SAT/ACT is required. Tuition fees for the 2014-15 school year were $10752.

24477

Number of students

18686

Full Time Undergraduates

  • Grand Valley State University has total of 24477 students, making it bigger than an average college
  • Student to faculty ratio is 17, which is about average
  • Retention rate in Grand Valley State University is 82, which is higher than average
  • 6 year graduation rate is 70, which is higher than average
  • Grand Valley State University has acceptance rate of 83, which is considered easy to get into
  • Tuition fees for In-State students are $21562, which are considered lower than average

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Dual Credits

AP Credits

Study Abroad

Teacher Certification

Member of an Athletic Division

NCAA Member

ROTC

ROTC Army

ROTC Navy

ROTC Air Force

NAIA Member

NSCAA Member

Historically Black College

Students

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Full time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
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*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Faculty

17

Student to Faculty Ratio

15

*Average Student to Faculty Ratio

1069

Full Time Faculty

42

Graduate Assistants Teaching

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Endowment

3933

$ Endowment per Student

7728

$ Instruction per student

1813

$ Institutional Support per Student

2148

$ Academic support per Student

1453

$ Student Services per Student

1408

Public Service Expenses per Student

Applicants

18122

Applicants Total

  • Applicants Men

  • Applicants Women

83%

Admitted Total

27%

Enrolled Full Time

SAT/ACT Scores

SAT/ACT Required

3%

Freshman submitting SAT Scores

98%

Freshman submitting ACT Scores

470

SAT Critical Reading 25th Percentile

590

SAT Critical Reading 75th Percentile

530

*Average SAT Critical Reading Score

490

SAT Math 25th Percentile

620

SAT Math 75th Percentile

555

*Average SAT Math Score

21

ACT Composite 25th Percentile

26

ACT Composite 75th Percentile

23.5

*Average ACT Composite Score

21

ACT Math 25th Percentile

27

ACT Math 75th Percentile

24

*Average ACT Math Score

21

ACT English 25th Percentile

26

ACT English 75th Percentile

23.5

*Average ACT English Score

*Average for this specific school

Tuition

21562

$ Total Price In State Students

26218

$ Total Price Out-of-State Students

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  • National Average Tuition and Fees

Degrees offered

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services

  • Communication Journalism and Related Programs

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Education

  • Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Foreign Languages Literatures and Linguistics

  • Health Professions and Related Programs

  • History

  • Homeland Security Law Enforcement Firefighting and Related Professions

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Physical Sciences

  • Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Sciences

  • Visual and Performing Arts

After College

39100

$ Median earning for students working after 10 years of graduation

26500

$ Median Debt for graduates

75%

Students earning over 25K After 10 years of graduation

5.1%

Default Rate

Other Facts

Religion Affiliation

Calendar

Division

Football Conference

Basketball Conference

Baseball Conference

Cross Country Track Conference

Not applicable

Semester

NCAA D2

Great Lakes Intercollegiate Ath Conf

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