Golden Gate University-San Francisco

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Golden Gate University-San Francisco

536 Mission Street
San Francisco
CA
94105-2968

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 2,735
Number of Men 1,233
Number of Women 1,502
Percentage Women45%
Percentage Men55 %
Full-time Students 979
Part-time Students 1756
Number of Applicants Not Reported
Number of Admitted Not Reported
Student-to-faculty Ratio 12 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $14,640
Books and Supplies $1,920
On Campus Room and Board $0
Application Fee $55
Estimated Total$16,615

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 67%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$1,096
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 25%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $1,708
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 60%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $5,496
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Degrees

The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesLess Than 1 Yr Certificate
yesAssociate’s Degree
yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesPost-Master’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Taxation221
Business Administration and Management, General217
Law162
Accounting151
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General88
Finance, General73
Marketing/Marketing Management, General58
Public Administration41
Psychology, General30
Tax Law/Taxation30
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence17
Information Science/Studies12
International Law and Legal Studies10
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other9
Applied Psychology9

Degrees Awarded by Level

Master's Degree717
Bachelor's Degree135
Doctor's Dgree - professional practice (new degree classification)60
Postbaccalaureate certificate51
Doctor's Degree - research/scholarship (new degree classification)4
Award of Less Than 1 academic year4

Additional Services

yesWeekend/evening college
yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

Institution’s internet website address http://www.ggu.edu
School Setting City: Large: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Geographic RegionFar West AK CA HI NV OR WA
PresidentDavid Fike
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPrivate not-for-profit institution - A private institution in which the individual(s) or agency in control receives no compensation, other than wages, rent, or other expenses for the assumption of risk. These include both independent nonprofit schools and those affiliated with a religious organization.
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Trimester An academic year consisting of 3 terms of about 15 weeks each. An academic year consisting of 3 terms of about 15 weeks each.
Admission test scores
Disclaimer
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.