Point University

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School Overview

Effective in July of 2011, Atlanta Christian College was renamed Point University. The following year the university’s main campus was moved from East Point, Georgia to West Point, Georgia, about 50 south of Atlanta. Point University is a privately owned and operated higher education institutions that is Christian affiliated and focuses on liberal arts education.

Point University is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award two-year associate and four-year bachelor degrees in various fields of study, including child and youth development, biblical studies, English, human services, family counseling, psychology, history and music, among others. Point’s early childhood education program is independently accredited through the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

Point University has a strong athletics program. Its teams and student athletes compete as the Skyhawks. The compete in the Appalachian Athletic Conference and belong to the NAIA. Men’s and women’s sports at Point include basketball, baseball, cheerleading, soccer, tennis, football, lacrosse, golf, cross country, and volleyball.

Currently, Point University does not offer online degree programs. They do however offers some of their courses online. Once accepted to Point University student will have the option of completing some of their core and major courses over the Internet–however, most programs require classroom attendance.

General Information

Admission Office
2605 Ben Hill Road
East Point, GA 30344
(404) 669-3202
(800) 776–1222
Fax: (404) 460-2451

Contact: Stacy Bartlett
Admissions Counselor
Main Address
2605 Ben Hill Road
East Point, GA 30344
(404) 761-8861


Total undergrads: 456
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 87
Degree-seeking undergrads: 440

Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 78%

College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management B


Business Teacher Education A,B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Intercultural/Multicultural/Diversity Studies B


Psychology – General B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Point University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (706) 385-1000
Website: point.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: point.edu/apply
Address: 507 West 10th Street, West Point, GA 31833
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,389
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 27%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,590 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $21,185
Out-of-state Tuition: $21,185
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $13,315

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Point University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Point University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 595
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12
Education 3
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 12
Health Professions and Related Programs 22
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Psychology 23
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 2
Social Sciences 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 342
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 16357

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Point University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $21,185
Out-of-state $21,185
Books and supplies $2,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $12,610
Out-of-state $12,610

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 179 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 179 100% $13,315
Student loan aid 147 82% $9,480

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,202 96% $6,841
Federal student loans 812 35% $8,701

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Point University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Point University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,419 618 801
Percent admitted 100% 33% 26%
Percent admitted who enrolled 15% 21% 10%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Point University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,389
Undergraduate enrollment 2,340
Graduate enrollment 49

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Point University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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