Grantham University

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$7,080
11.3% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$8,400
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
16.8%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
7,079
48% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
17.2%
32 Graduates

About

Grantham University is a higher education institution located in Johnson County, KS. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Grantham University were General Business Administration & Management (151 degrees awarded), Other Multidisciplinary Studies (139 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (122 degrees).

In 2019, 1,830 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Grantham University. 40.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 59.7% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (811 degrees), 1.27 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (639 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Grantham University is $7,080, which is $-14,946 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Grantham University is $7,080, which is $-14,946 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $8,400.

In 2019, 82% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 49% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,080
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Grantham University was $7,080. The cost of tuition at Grantham University is $-14,946 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,027).

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Average Net Price

$8,400
2019 Value
6.26%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Grantham University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $8,400. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Grantham University grew by 6.26%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,328
Room and Board
$912
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Grantham University was of $6,328 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $912. The cost of room and board increased by 4.63% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

82%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
49%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

82% of undergraduate students at Grantham University received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 1.2% with respect to 2018, when 83% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
16.8%
2017 Default Rate
632
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Grantham University was 16.8%, which represents 632 out of the 3772 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Grantham University has a total enrollment of 7,079 students. The full-time enrollment at Grantham University is 3,398 students and the part-time enrollment is 3,681. This means that 48% of students enrolled at Grantham University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Grantham University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 35% Black or African American, 31.5% White, 7.97% Hispanic or Latino, 6.53% Two or More Races, 1.34% Asian, 0.466% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.396% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Grantham University in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Female (24.5%), followed by White Male (18.4%) and White Female (12.9%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Male (22%), followed by Black or African American Female (18.7%) and White Female (14%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

48%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Grantham University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 7,079 students. The full-time enrollment at Grantham University is 3,398 and the part-time enrollment is 3,681. This means that 48% of students enrolled at Grantham University are enrolled full-time compared with 69.2% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

40%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Grantham University was 40%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (74%), Grantham University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    2,477
  2. White
    2,230
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    564

The enrolled student population at Grantham University is 35% Black or African American, 31.5% White, 7.97% Hispanic or Latino, 6.53% Two or More Races, 1.34% Asian, 0.466% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.396% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 53.3% White, 16% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.9% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2019, 356 fewer women than men received degrees from Grantham University. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Grantham University is white (811 degrees awarded). There were 1.27 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (639 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Grantham University is General Business Administration & Management (151 degrees awarded), followed by Other Multidisciplinary Studies (139 degrees) and Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (122 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Grantham University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Interdisciplinary Studies (225 degrees awarded), Protective Services (272 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (113 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Grantham University are Accountants & auditors (1,004,439 people), Other managers (833,908 people), Software developers (670,493 people), Financial managers (509,079 people), and Chief executives & legislators (406,663 people).

The most specialized majors at Grantham University are Interdisciplinary Studies (225 degrees awarded), Protective Services (272 degrees), Engineering Technologies (113 degrees), Business (789 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (191 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Grantham University are Surgeons, Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, Physicians, Architectural & engineering managers, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at Grantham University are Interdisciplinary Studies (225 degrees awarded), Protective Services (272 degrees), Engineering Technologies (113 degrees), Business (789 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (191 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Grantham University are Computer Systems Design (1,033,722 people), Elementary & secondary schools (618,763 people), Banking & related activities (550,484 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (503,694 people), and Insurance carriers (479,829 people).

The most specialized majors at Grantham University are Interdisciplinary Studies (225 degrees awarded), Protective Services (272 degrees), Engineering Technologies (113 degrees), Business (789 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (191 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Grantham University.
Most Common
  1. 151 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 139 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 122 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Grantham University was General Business Administration & Management with 151 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

1,093
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
737
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 1,093 degrees were awarded to men at Grantham University, which is 1.48 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (737).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 233 degrees were awarded to men at Grantham University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.02 times more than the 228 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 228 degrees were awarded to women at Grantham University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.979 times less than the 233 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

30%
100% Completion Time
36%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 30% of students graduating from Grantham University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 36% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 40% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Two or More Races Male
Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Grantham University is Male and Two or More Races (50% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    811 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    639 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    132 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Grantham University is white (811 degrees awarded). There were 1.27 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (639 degrees).

6.28% of degree recipients (115 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Male
    573 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American Female
    358 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Male
    281 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Grantham University is white male (573 degrees awarded). There were 1.6 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (358 degrees).

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Operations

Grantham University has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (NaNN%), compared to the 4.44% average return ($1.71M on $38.5M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2019, Grantham University had a total salary expenditure of $50.4M. Grantham University employs 12 Assistant professors, 5 Instructors, and 4 Associate professors. Most academics at Grantham University are Female Assistant professors (8), Male Assistant professors(4), and Female Instructors (3).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Grantham University are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 120 employees, Management, with 71 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 46 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2019 Endowment
0%
growth from 2018

Grantham University has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Grantham University stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM approximately the same as than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Grantham University received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$23.8M
2019 Salaries
2.07%
decline from 2018

In 2019, Grantham University paid a median of $23.8M in salaries, which represents 47.2% of their overall expenditure ($50.4M) and a 2.07% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.53% decline from 2017 and a 15.5% decline from 2016.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 34.1M (40.6% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.3M
Instructional Salaries
22
Number of Employees

In 2019, Grantham University paid a total of $1.3M to 22 employees working as instructors, which represents 5.48% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $11.2M (32.7%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor
Most Common Instructor
12 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
120 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Grantham University were Assistant professor with 12 employees; Instructor with 5 employees; and Instructor with 4 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Grantham University were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 120 employees; Management with 71 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 46 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Assistant professor
  2. Male Assistant professor
  3. Female Instructor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Grantham University was Female Assistant professor with 8 employees, Male Assistant professor with 4 employees, and Female Instructor with 3 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Grantham University.

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