The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • UNCG is a public and Furman University is a private (not-for-profit) school and both are four-years schools.
  • Furman University has more expensive tuition & fees ($53,372) than UNCG ($22,627).
  • It is harder to admit to Furman University than UNCG.
  • Furman University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,178) than UNCG (1,178).
  • Furman University has higher submitted ACT score (24) than UNCG (24).
  • UNCG has more students with 19,764 students while Furman University has 2,567 students.
  • UNCG has more full-time faculties with 887 faculties while Furman University has 260 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Furman University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UNCGFurman University
UNCGvs.Furman University
Greensboro, North CarolinaLocationGreenville, South Carolina
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Tuition & Fees$53,372
63% ($8,451)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)94% ($33,297)
$8,451Average Amount of Financial Aid$33,297
78.04 %Acceptance Rates61.18 %
42.07 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)22.94 %
1,178SAT Score1,331
24ACT Score31
59 %Graduation Rate81 %
26 %Transfer-out Rate17 %
81 %Retention Rate81 %
19,764Student Population2,567
887Number of Faculties260
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio9 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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