NGU Named to 'Best 4-Year Colleges in SC' List
North Greenville University was recently named the sixth best four-year college in South Carolina by Schools.com. Schools.com uses trusted sources like the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics, and reports from accredited schools themselves to provide an online resource for prospective students to plan for college and career trajectory.
The website offers articles that highlight top schools in different fields and information on how degree programs align with career paths designed to help students make informed decisions about their future.
To identify the best four-year colleges in the U.S., Schools.com gathered data from the U.S. Department of Education and analyzed it through a rigorous 13-point system. They ranked more than 1,600 schools across the country based on affordability, flexibility, and other quantitative factors. To find the best four-year colleges and universities in South Carolina, they used a methodology that looked at factors such as cost, program availability, and graduation rates.
NGU, affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention, has campuses in Tigerville and Greer. It is also one of the best online colleges for South Carolina, offering several of its programs completely online. Founded in 1892, NGU now offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degree options.
In addition to being a good place to earn online South Carolina degrees, NGU has solid rankings in several categories. Its graduates have the third lowest median debt in the state. The university also ranks third for its retention rate and 12th for its graduation rate.
Students have access to a number of support services at NGU. The school offers academic advising, career placement, and remedial support services. Plus, there may be an opportunity for some students to earn college credit for life experiences.
Baptist Foundation of SC Awards Grant To NGU
Grant designated for intercultural studies degree program field immersion experience and ministry team scholarships.
NGU Celebrates 125th Anniversary with Scholarship Initiative
Initiative to 'Open Up' Student Opportunities
NGU Concert Choir Announces Spring Tour
The choir will sing concerts in South Carolina and North Carolina.
New Baseball Park Will Hit Home Run for NGU Student Life
Multi-phase construction project will overhaul North Greenville Universityís baseball program.
Renowned Music Conductor And Lieutenant Colonel to Conduct Concert Band
Concert to take place Oct. 8
Arledge Honored for 36 Years of Coaching at NGU
Rep. Mike Burns presented House and Senate resolutions, and County Council proclamation for her commitment to coaching.
NGU Celebrates 125 Anniversary and Community at Red Carpet Gala
The university recognized donors who have shown exemplary service, commitment, and a lifetime of giving to NGU.
NGU Bids Farewell to Two Longtime English Professors
Dr. Cathy Sepko and Dr. Julia Drummond retire at the end of the Fall 2016 semester.