Converse College

Women's D2 Coach: Gabbi Bigos
Profile
Size
2 / 10
918 Undergrads / 1,478 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$19,245 Net Price
Selectivity
3 / 10
71% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Conference Carolinas

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
72%
Overall Graduation Rate
72%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
67% / 72%
Calendar System
Four-one-four plan
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The team primarily travels within North Carolina, visiting towns such as Raleigh, Laurinburg, Mt. Olive and Belmont. Additionally, games are scheduled in Kentucky, South Carolina and Georgia. Conference games are often held at Hayden Abney Fulp Field in Spartanburg, North Carolina.

Recruit Commits
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Cassandra Bravo Rancho Buena Vista Vista, CA Def
Mercedes Dempsey Appleton North Sherwood, WI Def
Daija Krygier Rising Sun Colora, MD Mid, Def
Sharlize Burgos Pennsauken Pennsauken, NJ Mid
Amy Allen Clover Clover, SC Mid
Jazmine Session Irmo Columbia, SC Mid
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Caitlyn Johnson East Paulding Dallas, GA Goal
Hollis Gigeous Boonsboro Boonsboro, MD Def
Kaitlin Milde Independence Mint Hill, NC
Kat Goldfuss Hillcrest Simpsonville, SC
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Bailey Groom Lee's Summit Lee's Summit, MO
Maria Knott Creekview Ball Ground, GA Mid, Att
Natalie Cain Creekview Canton, GA Goal
Tori Josselson Northview Johns Creek, GA Goal
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
580 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC, 29302, Spartanburg, SC, 29302 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Columbia South Carolina Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Asheville North Carolina Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Augusta Georgia Area
  • Myrtle Beach South Carolina Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • Greenville County Schools
  • Spartanburg District Five
  • Spartanburg Community College
  • University of South Carolina
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
  • Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
  • Wells Fargo
  • Greenville Technical College
  • Clemson University
  • Keller Williams Realty Inc.
  • Mary Kay Inc.
  • Rutherford County Schools
  • Spartanburg Day School
  • Walmart
  • Charleston County School District
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Arts and Design
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Media and Communication
  • Operations
  • Healthcare Services
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Support
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
460 - 590
Math
470 - 560
Total
980 - 1210
ACT
English
19 - 26
Math
18 - 24
Composite
20 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 1,496 1,496
% Admitted 71% 100% 71%
% Admits That Enroll 25% % 25%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.97
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Psychology (20%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (20%)
    Education (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (9%)
    Business (9%)
    English Language & Literature (6%)
    Foreign Languages (5%)
    Health Professions (5%)
    History (4%)
    Social Sciences (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $19,245

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$17,680
    Books & Supplies$1,350
    Cost of Living$10,610
    Personal Expenses$4,550
     
    Sticker Price$34,190

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship96%$12,497
    Federal Grants47%$4,629
    Pell Grants47%$4,441
    Other Federal17%$531
    State & Local Grants83%$6,208
    Institutional Grants83%$5,600
     
    Student Loans58%$7,723
    Federal Loans58%$6,100
    Other Loans8%$12,446

    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $79.9 Million $54,076

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,545.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $15,000 $282

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 518 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $33,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 7.42 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 67% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
       
       
     
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
       
       
     
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
    Team Social
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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape - -
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 10 5
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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