Gordon College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
255 Grapevine Road
Wenham, MA 01984
(978) 867-4218
(866) 464-6736
Fax: (978) 867-4682

Contact: Silvio Vazquez
Vice President of Enrollment
Main Address
255 Grapevine Road
Wenham, MA 01984-0198
(978) 927-2300

www.gordon.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,590
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 421
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,585
Graduate enrollment: 128

Setting
Suburban setting
Small town (2,500 – 9,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 71%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 85%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Exercise Physiology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

Engineering

Engineering Physics B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Christian Studies B
Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Youth Ministry 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.

Gordon College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(978) 927-2300
Website:www.gordon.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.gordon.edu/apply
Address:255 Grapevine Rd, Wenham, MA 01984
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,004
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):71%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,908 (95% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$36,060
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,060
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$18,344

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Gordon College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Gordon College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education253
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5
History1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences4
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total2373

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Gordon College 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$36,060
Out-of-state$36,060
Books and supplies$800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,950
Out-of-state$5,950

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid437100%
Grant or scholarship aid436100%$18,344
Student loan aid35882%$7,297

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,67099%$18,271
Federal student loans1,15468%$6,626

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,7149471,767
Percent admitted100%90%93%
Percent admitted who enrolled16%17%15%

Admissions Considerations

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

Gordon College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,004
Undergraduate enrollment1,657
Graduate enrollment347

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

Gordon College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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