School Overview

Gardner-Webb University is a Private, 4 years college located in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. GWU ranked 200th in National Universities and 10th in North Carolina Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 3,536 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. GWU's acceptance rate is 78.95% last year (undergraduate school).
Gardner-Webb University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
AddressMain St, Boiling Springs, NC 28017-0997
Admission Information
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Gardner-Webb University is 78.95% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 10.01%. The application fees are $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate78.95 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)10.01 %
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

GWU's 2022 tuition & fees is $32,200 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $10,130.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$32,200
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,130
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,536 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,394 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. GWU has 2,071 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,465 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,536
Undergraduate Students2,071
Graduate Students1,465
Online Enrollment1,394

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs91 Programs
Number of online programs21 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification