Grantham University: Narrative Description

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34641 Grantham College Rd.
Slidell, LA 70460-6815
Tel: (985)649-4191; 800-955-2527; Admissions: (985)649-4191; Fax: (985)649-4183; E-mail: [email protected]; Web Site:

Description: Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees (offers only external degree programs). Founded 1951. Setting: small town campus. Total enrollment: 4,500. Students come from 52 states and territories, 25 other countries, 96% 25 or older. Retention: 70% of 2003 full-time freshmen returned. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: engineering/engineering technologies; computer/information sciences; business/marketing. Core. Calendar: continuous. Advanced placement, accelerated degree program, honors program, independent study, distance learning, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Option: Peterson's Universal Application. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year: Tuition: $3489 full-time, $3489 per term part-time. Mandatory fees: $335 per credit hour part-time. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment.

Collegiate Environment: College housing not available.

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