Boiling Springs, North Carolina

Gardner Webb University


Student Population
National Rank
Gardner Webb University overview
Location Boiling Springs, North Carolina
Online gardner-webb.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Southern Baptist
Gardner Webb University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina, Gardner Webb University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Southern Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,966 prospective students applied, and 1,563 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 381 enrolled in the school.  1,985 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,833 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $30,310 plus fees of $390. GWU is ranked 436 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Gardner Webb University overview
SAT 1080/1270
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.72
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Gardner Webb University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$390
Room and Board $10,080
Budget for Other Expenses$2,260
Total One Year Cost$44,540


Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
55% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Gardner Webb University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 30%
Social Sciences 23%
Health Professions 18%
Education 5%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198561 IPEDS survey data for Gardner Webb University.