Tuition & Fees

$29,362

$29,362

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
16%
500-599
42%
400-499
40%
300-399
1%
600-699
10%
500-599
46%
400-499
40%
300-399
4%
30-36
2%
24-29
22%
18-23
54%
12-17
22%
30-36
4%
24-29
23%
18-23
48%
12-17
23%
6-11
2%
30-36
3%
24-29
18%
18-23
46%
12-17
33%
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undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

1

teacher

12

students

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Moderately Selective

63%

acceptance rate

Accepted 945
Declined + 540
Total Received 1,485
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Private (nonprofit)

1,425

undergraduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business/public Policy
  2. Biology
  3. Psychology
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Codes

SAT 5990
ACT 880

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Location

School Facts

Young Harris College, founded in 1886, is a private, residential liberal arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Its campus is located in Young Harris, GA.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 1,425
Established in 1886
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Methodist
Accredited by •  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Young Harris, GA

600-acre campus in Young Harris (population: 1,537), two hours from Asheville, NC; Atlanta; and Chattanooga, TN. Major airport serves Atlanta.

Young Harris College
1 College Street
Young Harris, GA 30582

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
82%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
92%
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

 
7 fraternities 7% of male students
 
5 sororities 12% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
0%
Top 1/4
10%
Top 1/2
38%
Bottom 1/2
62%
Bottom 1/4
29%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
16%
500-599
42%
400-499
40%
300-399
1%
600-699
10%
500-599
46%
400-499
40%
300-399
4%
30-36
2%
24-29
22%
18-23
54%
12-17
22%
30-36
4%
24-29
23%
18-23
48%
12-17
23%
6-11
2%
30-36
3%
24-29
18%
18-23
46%
12-17
33%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

63%

acceptance rate

Accepted 945
Declined + 540
Total Received 1,485

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Particular talent/ability

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Recommendations

Not Considered

Class rank
Essay
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Clayton Daniels
Vice President for Enrollment Management
P: 800 241-3754
F: 706 379-3108
admissions@yhc.edu

Financial Aid

76%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$25,610

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $28,312
Room $6,236
Board $4,704
Additional fees $1,050
Total $40,302
Average Financial Aid - $25,610
Total with Avg. Aid $14,692

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,878,714
State $1,786,308
Institutional $11,677,873
Other external $218,276
Total $15,561,171

Non-need-based

Federal
State $896,768
Institutional $4,085,724
Other external $137,502
Total $5,119,994
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 800 241-3754, extension 5162
F: 706 379-4306
financialaid@yhc.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Michelle Bernard
Director of Financial Aid
mmbernard@yhc.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis

Club Sports - Men's

bass fishing

Club Sports - Women's

bass fishing

Intramural/Recreational Sports

archery, basketball, bowling, equestrian sports, fishing, flag football, fly fishing, softball, trail hiking, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Randy Dunn (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Jennifer Rushton (women's)
Senior Associate Athletic Director Of Compliance
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Peach Belt Conference
Mascot
Mountain Lions
School colors
purple and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art
Biology
Business
Business/Public Policy
Chemistry
Communications Studies
Creative Writing
Economics
Education
English
Environmental Science
Graphic Design
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Management
Mathematics
Music
Music Education
Musical Theatre
Organizational Leadership
Outdoor Leadership
Psychology
Religious Studies
Spanish
Teaching
Theatre
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business/public Policy
  2. Biology
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-theology
  • Pre-veterinary science

1,425

total students

88%

in-state

12%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

1,425
students

Female
55%
786

Male
45%
639

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

69%

984
students

Female
53%
521

Male
47%
463

31%

441
students

Female
61%
265

Male
39%
176

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Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
49%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

62%

Transfer applicants accepted

61%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Recommended of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Internships
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented Canada
Colombia
Germany
Spain
Sweden
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants English lab
Host family program

International Student Contact

Paige McQuade
Senior Assistant Director of Admissions/International Admission/Designated School Official
706 379-5254
pemcquade1@yhc.edu

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