Piedmont College

Demorest, GA

Piedmont College, founded in 1897, is a private liberal arts college affiliated with the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches and the United Church of Christ. Its 186-acre campus is located in Demorest, 75 miles northeast of Atlanta.

Tuition & Fees

$27,500

$27,500

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
24%
500-599
43%
400-499
30%
300-399
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
12%
500-599
53%
400-499
29%
300-399
5%
30-36
5%
24-29
22%
18-23
57%
12-17
16%
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undergraduateRatios

35%

male

65%

female

1

teacher

11

students

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Selective

53%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,031
Declined + 879
Total Received 1,910
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Private (nonprofit)

1,283

undergraduate students

1,262

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Business Administration
  3. Education/early Childhood/middle Grades/secondary
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Codes

SAT 5537
ACT 0853

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School Facts

Piedmont College, founded in 1897, is a private liberal arts college affiliated with the National Association of Congregational Christian Churches and the United Church of Christ. Its 186-acre campus is located in Demorest, 75 miles northeast of Atlanta.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,545
Established in 1897
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Congregational (United Church of Christ)
Accredited by •  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Demorest, GA

276-acre campus in Demorest (population: 1,940), 75 miles from Atlanta and 70 miles from Greenville, SC; branch campus in Athens. Major airport serves Atlanta; smaller airport serves Greenville; bus serves Gainesville (25 miles); train serves Toccoa (15 miles).

Piedmont College
1021 Central Avenue
Demorest, GA 30535

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
74%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
87%
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

Greek Life

 
1 fraternities 3% of male students
 
1 sororities 6% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
11%
Top 1/4
36%
Top 1/2
75%
Bottom 1/2
25%
Bottom 1/4
4%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
24%
500-599
43%
400-499
30%
300-399
1%
700-800
1%
600-699
12%
500-599
53%
400-499
29%
300-399
5%
30-36
5%
24-29
22%
18-23
57%
12-17
16%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline July 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Selective

53%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,031
Declined + 879
Total Received 1,910

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Class rank
Recommendations

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Brenda Boonstra
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
P: 800 277-7020
F: 706 776-6635
ugrad@piedmont.edu

Financial Aid

71%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$21,690

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $27,300
Room $6,010
Board $4,840
Additional fees $200
Books & supplies $1,544
Total $39,894
Average Financial Aid - $21,690
Total with Avg. Aid $18,204
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

State aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 706 778-3000
F: 706 778-0708
finaid@piedmont.edu

Financial Aid Officer

David McMillion
Director of Financial Aid
dmcmillion@piedmont.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
cycling
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
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Athletic Directors

Jim Peeples (men's)
Director Of Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA (Division III), USA South Athletic Conference
Mascot
Lions
School colors
green and gold

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Applied Mathematics
Applied Physics
Art
Art Education
Art Therapy
Arts Administration
Athletic Training
Biology
Biology Education
Business Administration
Cardiovascular Technology
Chemistry
Chemistry Education
Criminal Justice
Curriculum/Instruction
Design/Technical Theatre
Drama Education
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Program Administration
Educational Studies
Engineering Physics
Engineering Science
English Education
Environmental Science
Exercise/Sport Science
Fine Arts
Forensic Science
Gifted Education
Health Care Administration
Health/Human Performance
History
History Education
Instructional Technology
Interdisciplinary Studies
International Studies
Leadership Studies
Mass Communications
Mathematics
Mathematics Actuarial Science
Mathematics Education
Middle Grades Education
Middle Grades Education/Language Arts
Middle Grades Education/Mathematics
Middle Grades Education/Natural Science
Middle Grades Education/Social Science
Music
Music Education
Musical Theatre
Nursing
Philosophy/Religion
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Secondary Education
Secondary Education/Art
Secondary Education/Broadfield Science
Secondary Education/English
Secondary Education/History
Secondary Education/Mathematics
Secondary Education/Music
Sociology
Special Education
Sport/Fitness Administration
Sports Communications
Teaching
Theatre Arts
Theatre for Youth
Theatre/Design/Technical
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Business Administration
  3. Education/early Childhood/middle Grades/secondary

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Independent study
  • Internships

2,545

total students

90%

in-state

10%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

50%

1,283
students

Female
65%
833

Male
35%
450

50%

1,262
students

Female
83%
1,047

Male
17%
215

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

90%

1,155
students

Female
64%
736

Male
36%
419

10%

128
students

Female
76%
97

Male
24%
31

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
8%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
53%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

55%

Transfer applicants accepted

50%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 15

Spring: December 15

Summer: May 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Career/job search classes
  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

Not Reported

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Special transportation
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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