About Georgian Court University

Why Choose Georgian Court University?

Founded in 1908 by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University offers you a quality liberal arts education in the Catholic tradition. Open to students of all faiths, Georgian Court University values intellectual inquiry, moral analysis, and social dialogue.

When you choose to complete your degree with us, you will join a community that is:

  • Ready for a Challenge. Our programs encourage you to stretch yourself. As you develop the professional skills you’ll need for your career, you’ll also learn more about culture, history, and the sciences. In class, you’ll take on assignments that build your speaking, writing, and presenting skills. Finally, internships and clinical practice opportunities offer meaningful first-hand experience in your field of choice.
  • Values-Based. Georgian Court University’s Mercy core values are respect, integrity, compassion, justice, and service. While you study with us, you’ll have the opportunity to reflect on how to live these values through your work. You’ll graduate prepared to make a difference in the lives of others, no matter what career you pursue.
  • Personally Supportive. Our faculty and staff want to get to know you and are ready to provide the mentorship you need not just to complete your degree, but to prepare to make a difference in others’ lives through your work. You’ll have the opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with your instructors, advisors, and classmates.
  • Focused on the Future. Across all our programs, we are committed to producing professionals who are well-informed and who have the tools they need to pursue lifelong learning in or out of the classroom. As a Georgian Court graduate, you’ll be ready to succeed in today’s job market—and prepared to adapt to a rapidly-changing world.

Begin today: learn more about our locations and the programs they offer you.

  • Lakewood—Our main campus, offering all traditional undergraduate and graduate programs
  • Hazlet—Our partnership with Brookdale Community College in Hazlet, Monmouth County, offering continuing and adult education
  • Cumberland—Our partnership with Cumberland County College in Vineland, Cumberland County, offering a Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.) degree-completion program
  • Online—Offering undergraduate business administration, undergraduate criminal justice, Master of Business Administration (MBA), and M.A. in Holistic Health Studies programs accessible from anywhere you need them to be

DEGREE UP! with Georgian Court University

Complete your degree with Georgian Court University: contact our Office of Admissions today or call 732-835-6644!