Guilford College has a diverse study body that includes adult and early college students in addition to traditional students. We also have a Higher Education in Prison Program that gives individuals a chance to earn college credit while incarcerated.
14:1 Faculty to Student Ratio
An average class size of 14 students means you'll get individual attention from exceptionally accomplished faculty who know their fields inside and out.
Guilford College has been included in Colleges that Change Lives for more than 20 years.
83% Employed or Enrolled in Graduate School Within a Year of Graduating
Guilford graduates have outpace the national average by as much as 14 percent.
Rated as a "Best Buy" by The Fiske Guide to Colleges
41 Majors, 52 Minors, 1 Graduate Program
Most popular majors include Business Administration, Health Sciences, Psychology, Criminal Justice (also offered as a graduate degree), Accounting, Biology, Sport Management and Computing Technology and Information Systems.
One of the "Greenest Colleges" according to The Princeton Review
One of the "Best 384 Colleges" and "Best Southeastern Colleges" according to The Princeton Review (2019 Edition)
Guilford College students hail from 38 states and 16 countries
42% of Guilford College students younger than 23 play sports
40% Students of Color
In a survey of high school counselors, Guilford ranked in the Top 100 Schools, according to
3% of Guilford College students are Quaker, and we welcome students from all religious affiliations and those with none at all.