Founded in 1908, Georgian Court University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Lakewood (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New Jersey. Officially accredited/recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Georgian Court University is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) women only higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic ((Sisters of Mercy - www.mercyhighered.org)) religion. Georgian Court University offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 108 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Georgian Court University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.