Tuition & Fees

$35,176

$35,176

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
35%
500-599
44%
400-499
13%
700-800
5%
600-699
34%
500-599
51%
400-499
10%
700-800
5%
600-699
24%
500-599
51%
400-499
20%
30-36
31%
24-29
47%
18-23
22%
30-36
9%
24-29
53%
18-23
34%
12-17
4%
30-36
20%
24-29
56%
18-23
24%
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undergraduateRatios

40%

60%

male

female

1
12

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

62%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,159
Declined + 1,318
Total Received 3,477
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Private (nonprofit)

2,073

undergraduate students

101

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Animal Science
  2. Psychology
  3. Exercise Science
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Codes

SAT 5059
ACT 0798

School Facts

Berry College is an independent, coeducational institution founded in 1902. Its 27,000-acre campus is located in Rome, GA, 72 miles northwest of Atlanta and 75 miles south of Chattanooga.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,174
Established in 1902
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Mount Berry, GA

27,000-acre campus in Rome (population: 35,997), 72 miles from Atlanta and 65 miles from Chattanooga, TN. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Atlanta; smaller airport serves Chattanooga, TN. School operates transportation on campus. Public transportation serves campus.

Berry College
2277 Martha Berry Highway, NW
Mount Berry, GA 30149

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
86%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
95%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
33%
Top 1/4
69%
Top 1/2
93%
Bottom 1/2
7%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
35%
500-599
44%
400-499
13%
700-800
5%
600-699
34%
500-599
51%
400-499
10%
700-800
5%
600-699
24%
500-599
51%
400-499
20%
30-36
31%
24-29
47%
18-23
22%
30-36
9%
24-29
53%
18-23
34%
12-17
4%
30-36
20%
24-29
56%
18-23
24%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
(may be waived if filed online)
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 15 (priority deadline)
July 21
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline December 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

62%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,159
Declined + 1,318
Total Received 3,477

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Extracurricular activities

Considered

Essay
Interview
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Brett Kennedy
Assistant Vice President of Admissions
P: 800 237-7942
F: 706 290-2178
admissions@berry.edu

Cost

Tuition $34,950
Room $6,930
Board $5,330
Additional fees $226
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $48,436
Average Financial Aid - $27,248
Total with Avg. Aid $21,188

Financial Aid

83%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$27,248

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,097,349
State $2,885,635
Institutional $26,557,702
Other external $536,921
Total $32,077,607

Non-need-based

Federal
State $2,028,155
Institutional $9,879,436
Other external $389,715
Total $12,297,306

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
diving
equestrian sports
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track (indoor)
track (outdoor)
track and field (indoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA (Division III), Southern Athletic Association, IHSA (equestrian)
Mascot
Vikings
School colors
navy and silver
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Animal Science
Applied Physics
Art
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication
Creative Technologies
Creative Writing
Curriculum/Instruction
Dual Degree Engineering
Dual Degree Nursing
Early Childhood Education
Economics
Educational Leadership
English
Environmental Sciences
Exercise Science
Finance
French
German
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Business
International Studies
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Mathematics Education
Middle Grades Education
Music
Music Education
Music Performance
Music with Elective Studies in Business
Nursing
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Reading
Religion/Philosophy
Secondary Education
Sociology/Anthropology
Spanish
Sports Administration
Theatre
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Undergraduate

95%

2,073
students

Female
60%
1,252

Male
40%
821

Graduate

5%

101
students

Female
66%
67

Male
34%
34

undergraduateFull-time

98%

2,050
students

Female
61%
1,237

Male
39%
813

undergraduatePart-time

2%

23
students

Female
66%
15

Male
34%
8

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
80%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

37%

Transfer applicants accepted

55%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Recommended of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 21

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

62

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

62

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

80%

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 9
Countries most often represented Canada
Costa Rica
Malaysia
Spain
Special services offered for international applicants Host family program
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Brett Kennedy
Assistant Vice President of Admissions
706 236-2215
admissions@berry.edu

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