Bainbridge State College

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$9,467
Average Salary in 10 Years
$27,800

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Bainbridge State College

Bainbridge State College is located in Bainbridge, Georgia. It is a small public school part of the University System of Georgia system and offers undergrad programs. It has 1,746 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Transportation and Materials Moving, and Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians. 9% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $22,900.

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About


🗺 2500 E Shotwell Street
Bainbridge, Georgia 39819
State Georgia
🌐www.bainbridge.edu/

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
9%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
10%
Women Graduation Rate
9%

Cost


Can you afford to attend Bainbridge State College?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$3,404
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$9,467
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$9,467
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$3,270
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$15,300

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$163
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Bainbridge State College would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Bainbridge State College Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
38%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Bainbridge State College you can visit www.bainbridge.edu/financial-aid/.

Bainbridge State College Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $9,467
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $3,270
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Bainbridge State College?

Bainbridge State College students, on average, make $27,800 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 5% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Bainbridge State College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.0%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Bainbridge State College.
Median Earnings of Students from Bainbridge State College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Bainbridge State College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Bainbridge State College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Bainbridge State College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Bainbridge State College? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.9x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Bainbridge State College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.7x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Bainbridge State College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Bainbridge State College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
13
students per faculty
Average Professional Salary
$50,537
for full-time professors
Salary Group: Medium-Low

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Bainbridge State College?
No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
1,746
Total Students
1,746
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
66%
Students over 25
37%
Student Median Household Income
$41,552
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
70%
of undergraduates
Men
30%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
More Women

Bainbridge State College has more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 43 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 233 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Bainbridge State College
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Bainbridge State College study?
Bainbridge State College Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Bainbridge State College are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
  3. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  4. Transportation and Materials Moving
  5. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Approximately 79% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Bainbridge State College?
Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate
100%
Students Who Transfer Out of Bainbridge State College
34%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
91
5% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Low

Bainbridge State College has around 91 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 5% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Bainbridge State College as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Bainbridge, Georgia


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
385
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
49
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Georgia


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Georgia tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 45% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 50% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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