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Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University

1 Campus Dr
Allendale, MI 49401-9403
(616) 331-2020

Grand Valley State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1960. GVSU is located in the suburbs of Allendale, Michigan. GVSU is the seventh largest institution in the state of Michigan. Students are offered five certificates, 69 degrees at the bachelors level, 24 degrees at the masters level, and one degree at the doctoral level by it. 24,541 students sought degrees from the 83 programs at this big school in 2010. It offers subjects including language, public administration, and art. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. GVSU is one of 12 liberal arts colleges in Michigan.

Admission

12,351 students applied to this liberal arts college in 2010. Grand Valley admitted around 80% of applicants or 10,004 students. Close to 62% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

12,351 students applied to this liberal arts college in 2010. Grand Valley admitted around 80% of applicants or 10,004 students. Close to 62% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 81%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 83%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 78%

Student Demographics

This liberal arts college enrolled 24,541 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This liberal arts college enrolled 24,541 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 10062
  • Total Enrolled Female: 14479
  • Undergraduate Male: 8814
  • Undergraduate Female: 12172
  • Graduate Male: 1209
  • Graduate Female: 2346

Faculty Demographics

Grand Valley has 1,592 teachers. Two-thirds of the faculty are full-time, about a third of the teachers are part-time, and half of the instructors are women.

Faculty Demographics

Grand Valley has 1,592 teachers. Two-thirds of the faculty are full-time, about a third of the teachers are part-time, and half of the instructors are women.

  • Male: 796
  • Female: 796
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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