Berry College

Mount Berry, GA

Berry College

Mount Berry, GA

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Tuition & Fees

$37,946

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

40%

male

60%

female

11

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

77%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,217
Declined 949
Total Received 4,166
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Private

2,022

undergraduate students

206

graduate students

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Location

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.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 2,228
Established in 1902
Coeducational Coeducational

27,000-acre campus in Rome (population: 36,375), 72 miles from Atlanta and 65 miles from Chattanooga. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Atlanta; smaller airport serves Chattanooga, TN. School operates transportation on campus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

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

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
89%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
95%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
32%
Top 1/4
61%
Top 1/2
87%
Bottom 1/2
13%
Bottom 1/4
2%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline (priority deadline) January 15
Application deadline (final deadline) July 24
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Not used

Moderately Selective

77%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,217
Declined 949
Total Received 4,166

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Secondary School Rank
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

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

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills
  • 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

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
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

99%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$27,581

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $37,720
Room $7,500
Board $5,870
Additional fees $226
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $52,316
Average Financial Aid - $27,581
Total with Avg. Aid $24,735

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,167,360
State $3,483,454
Institutional $30,604,717
Other external $452,488
Total $36,708,019

Non-need-based

Federal $34,636
State $2,367,550
Institutional $12,091,475
Other external $562,957
Total $15,056,618

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 682-3779
F: 706 290-2160
financialaid@berry.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Equestrian
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Other sports
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field x country
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

cheerleading, crew, soccer, ultimate Frisbee

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading, crew, ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

archery, basketball, disc golf, dodgeball, flag football, pickleball, soccer (indoor/outdoor), softball, spikeball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (indoor/sand), Wiffle ball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA (Division III), Southern Athletic Association, IHSA (equestrian)

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Art/Art Studies, General.
Biochemistry.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business/Managerial Economics.
Chemistry, General.
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other.
Creative Writing.
Curriculum and Instruction.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental Science.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Finance, General.
French Language and Literature.
German Language and Literature.
History, General.
International Business/Trade/Commerce.
International Relations and Affairs.
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics, General.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Music Management.
Music Performance, General.
Music Teacher Education.
Music, General.
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General.
Physics, General.
Physics, Other.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Secondary Education and Teaching.
Social Sciences, General.
Spanish Language and Literature.
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management.
Superintendency and Educational System Administration.
Sustainability Studies.
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management.
Zoology/Animal Biology.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Animal Science
  2. Psychology
  3. Exercise Science

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,228

total students

75%

in-state

25%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

91%

2,022
students

Female
60%
1,219

Male
40%
803

9%

206
students

Female
67%
139

Male
33%
67

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

1,935
students

Female
61%
1,175

Male
39%
760

4%

87
students

Female
51%
44

Male
49%
43

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Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
77%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

8%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: July 24

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

62

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

62

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 18
Countries most often represented China
Costa Rica
Germany
Haiti
South Korea
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants Host family program
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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