754
Students
Financial aid thermometer
6,444
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
70
70%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Garrett College is a 2-year institution located in McHenry, MD, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 687 Mosser Road
McHenry, MD  21541
United States
Contact Mrs. Shauna McQuade
Director of Enrollment Management
Email: admissions@garrettcollege.edu
Phone: 301-387-3739

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,159
Applied
820
Accepted
754
Enrolled
71%
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Female Admissions

560
Females Applied
406
Females Accepted
73%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

599
Males Applied
414
Males Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
2.52
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,720
In-state
8,120
Out-of-state
2,996
In-district
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Fees

1,092
Full-time student fees
8,275
Room & board
5,775
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

6,444
Avg. Financial Aid Package
8,080
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,351
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
2,980
Avg. Loan Aid
1,943
Avg. Grant Aid
4,520
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
98% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
53%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
12%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

754
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
19%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.46%
Black or African American 24.93%
White or Caucasian 69.23%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.27%
Two or more races 2.52%
Other 0.27%

Gender

Male (49.34%)
Female (50.66%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 24%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Orientation, Spring Fling and Spirit Week

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
SGA, International Students Club, CRU, SING (Students in Need Group) and Rock Climbing Wall (open sessions)

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

55
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 35
Male - 32
Female - 23