Greenville College


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Four-one-four

State: Illinois


Greenville College is a four-year, Christian college providing a quality liberal arts education for over 1600 traditional, adult-degree-completion and graduate students. Founded in 1892, Greenville College is located in Greenville, Illinois, about 45 miles from St. Louis on I-70, and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church. Greenville College emphasizes academic excellence and is a vibrant Christ-centered community. We are the first Strengths-based campus in the nation, and we help students develop their strengths using Gallup's StrengthsFinder.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1618
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Faculty: 64

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 25:1
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Contact Information

315 E. College Ave
Greenville Illinois 62246


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Main Phone: 618-664-4280

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Admissions Contact:
Ginny Smith
Assistant Director for Transfer Admissions, Admissions
(618) 664-7103

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International Admissions Contact:
Ginny Smith
Assistant Director for Transfer Admissions, Admissions
(618) 664-7103

Athletics Contact:
Doug Faulkner
Athletic Director and Associate Professor of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, Athletics
(618) 664-6620

Applying to Transfer

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Minimum GPA for Applying:
Occasionally students are admitted with a grade point average less than 2.0 on a 4.0 scale at their current institution.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Courses to be transferred must be C- or better from each institution and apply to the student's program at Greenville.

Credits (Min/Max):
A maximum of 86 semester credits may be accepted from four-year colleges and universities. A maximum of 66 semester credits can be accepted from two-year institutions (junior or community colleges) or from Bible colleges.

Test Scores for Applying:
Official ACT or SAT scores are required.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Academic and personal references may be requested.

Essay(s) required:
A 400-500 word writing sample is required with your application for admission.

Application Fee:
There is a $25.00 application fee for the paper application, or a $10 application fee for the online application.

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We do our best to offer you help through scholarships, grants, loans and on-campus work-study. 96% of our students get some kind of financial assistance through at least one of these channels.

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