In 2016, 1,721 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Governors State University. 63.8% of these graduates were women, and 36.2% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (719 graduates), meaning that there were 1.4 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 514 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Governors State University is $8,160, which is $1,169 more than the national median of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $16,320, which is 200% of the cost for in-state students, and is $1,169 more than the national median $6,991.
The median in-state tuition at Governors State University is $8,160, which is $1,169 more than the national median in-state tuition of $6,991. The cost of out-of-state tuition is $16,320, which is 200% of the cost for in-state students, and is $2,056 less than the national median out-of-state tuition of $18,376.
After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $16,143.
In 2016, 45% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 74% of undergraduate students received federal loans.
Governors State University received 1,201 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 7.81% annual growth. Out of those 1,201 applicants, 496 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 41.3% acceptance rate.
There were 5,819 students enrolled at Governors State University in 2016, and 0% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Governors State University has an overall enrollment yield of 44%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Governors State University has a total enrollment of 5,819 students. The full-time enrollment at Governors State University is 2,866 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,953. This means that 49.3% of students enrolled at Governors State University are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Governors State University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 36.5%Black or African American, 34.2%White, 10.3%Hispanic or Latino, 2.11%Two or More Races, 1.68%Asian, 0.15%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.09%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Governors State University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African AmericanFemale (9.2%), followed by WhiteFemale (6.08%) and WhiteMale (4.81%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (3.69%), followed by Black or African AmericanFemale (2.63%) and WhiteMale (1.08%).
In 2016, 475 more women than men graduated from Governors State University. The majority of students graduating from Governors State University are White. These 719 graduates mean that there were 1.4 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 514 graduates.
Governors State University has an endowment valued at nearly $1.87M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $7,139 (0.38%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($414,206 on $28.9M) across all Master's Colleges and Universities.
In 2015, Governors State University had a total expenditure of $122M. Of that $122M, they spent $54.2M on salaries and $35.3M on benefits.
Governors State University employs 66Assistant professors, 60Associate professors, and 53Lecturers. Most academics at Governors State University are FemaleAssistant professors (42), FemaleAssociate professors (33), and FemaleLecturers (32).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Governors State University are: Management, with 122 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 103 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 87 employees.