Fast Facts

Fast Facts


Greensboro, North Carolina


Greensboro College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, 404-679-4500, to award bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Inquiries to the Commission on Colleges should be restricted to those concerning the college’s accreditation status. All other inquiries, including requests for general admissions information, should be directed to Greensboro College, 815 West Market Street, Greensboro, NC 27401-1875, 336-272-7102.


The Teacher Education Program is accredited by the North Carolina State Board of Education 

The Music Program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

The Athletic Training Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education.

The Business Program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs.

Enrollment, 2015-2016

Total: 1,000
Top states:

  • NC – 73%
  • VA – 5%
  • FL –  4%
  • MD – 3%
  • NY – 2%
  • GA – 2%

Greensboro College students come from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia and seven foreign countries.

Traditional Student 2015-2016 Cost

Tuition, fees, room & board: $37,000


  • 32 undergraduate majors
  • Master of Arts degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, and the Master of Education degree in Birth-Kindergarten Education, Elementary Education, Special Education-General Curriculum and Special Education-Adapted Curriculum.
  • Special Programs: Allied Health, Athletic Training Education, Criminal Justice, Ethics Across the Curriculum, Executive Bachelor’s Degree, Honors Program, International Studies, Study Abroad, Teacher Education, Women’s and Gender Studies, Writing Across the Curriculum
  • Full-time faculty: 45
  • Student/faculty ratio: 12:1
  • Average class size: 12

Campus Life

Clubs and Organizations:  More than 30

Religious Life: 

The Reynolds Institute for Church Leadership and the college’s Religious Life office are dedicated to serving the Greensboro College community’s faith and spiritual needs. Religious life at Greensboro College is active on many levels and in many forms including the following:

  • interpersonal contacts   
  • community worship   
  • student organizations   
  • youth outreach   
  • professional and volunteer off-campus connections


17 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports in NCAA Division III; USA South Athletic Conference.


Take an Aerial Tour of the GC Campus

See GC from the air here.

Greensboro College Video

Greensboro College was recently featured on Larry King’s In View program.

Learn more here.


Greensboro College is a Yellow Ribbon school and is also designated as a Military Friendly School.