Greensboro College is a United Methodist Church-related, liberal-arts institution that has been located in the center of Greensboro, North Carolina, for more than 175 years. The college offers more than 30 majors to a student body of approximately 1,000. The college also offers master’s degrees in Special Education, Elementary Education, and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages.
Greensboro College’s central purpose is the intellectual development of students within the dual traditions of the liberal arts and the Judeo-Christian faith. Through a disciplined pursuit of truth, its students acquire knowledge and develop a critical awareness that allows them to live humanely, responsibly, and productively in a free society. Such lives are characterized by clarity of thought and expression, a sense of history, an understanding of literature and language, a knowledge of mathematics and science, an appreciation of the arts, an awareness of political and social realities, a familiarity with the biblical tradition, and respect for physical soundness.
Greensboro College is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and will maintain an environment free of unlawful discrimination. The college will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sex, pregnancy, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law in recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, or the operation of any of its programs. The college participates in E-Verify.
On Friday night, January 24 (early Saturday morning), the college will experience an Internet outage of up to 30 minutes while one of its Internet providers performs planned network maintenance. The outage should occur between midnight and 2:30 a.m.