Gettysburg College was founded in 1832 and is dedicated to the study of liberal arts and science. The College has stood through the iconic battle at the civil war which has made the town popular. It has alumni consisting of TV actors to Nobel prize winners.
It is located in the beautiful location of Pennsylvania on a beautiful 225-acre campus with over 90 buildings. And is one of the pioneer colleges of the USA.
The college is accredited to the Middle State Commission on Higher Education. It offers 4-year bachelor courses in the field of arts and science.
Given below are the rankings of the college as per the year 2020.
|Year of Establishment||1832|
|Student-Faculty Ratio||9: 1|
|Average class size||17|
|Mode of Program||Full time; Part-time; online|
The Gettysburg College spans across 225 acres of land and is located adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park. The main campus has around 90 buildings in total The campus has too much to offer to the students outside the classroom. Some of the services available on the campus are:
The following is the information regarding the admission at the college.
Application portal: Common Application
Application fees: No application fees for international students
|Early Decision 1||November 15|
|Regular Decision||January 15|
The following table tabulates the cost of attendance as per the year 2019 - 2020
|Tuition fees for undergraduate||56,390|
|Books and supplies||1,000|
|Personal and miscellaneous expenses||1,210|
Some of the scholarships for international students:
|Name of the Scholarship||Amount Annually (USD)*||Eligibility|
|Eisenhower Scholarship||40,000||3.0 GPA at the end of each year|
|Abraham Lincoln Scholarship||32,000||2.75 GPA at the end of the first year and a 3.0 GPA in further years.|
|Presidential Scholarship||27,000||2.75 GPA at the end of the first year and a 3.0 GPA in further years.|
|David Wills Scholarships||24,000||2.75 GPA at the end of each year.|
|1832 Founders Scholarships||15,000||2.0 GPA at the end of each year.|
A student can also opt for the scholarships offered by the USA.
There are more than 30,000 alumni who are part of the Gettysburg alumni network. The alumni get certain benefits even after graduating:
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$54,480 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Gettysburg College Enrollment||2615|
|Average Graduation Rate||82.0%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$54,480 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$500 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$12,570 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,000 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#138 [Out of 650]
#1826 [Out of 2000]
66.4 [Out of 100]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary