Piedmont College is a private, religous school located in the rural setting of Demorest, GA, less than an hour from Atlanta.
Founded in 1897, Piedmont College currently enrolls around 2,350 students a year, including 1,278 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $51,579,957. The school spends $8,877 for each full-time student enrolled.
Acceptance rate: 70%
Average GPA: 3.46
Mean ACT score: 22
Early Decision or Early Action: No/No
2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:
Piedmont College is a moderately difficult school to get accepted to. The acceptance rate at Piedmont College is 70 percent.
Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.46 /4.0. The mean ACT scores is 22.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.
Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.
Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Piedmont College, around 77 percent return for their sophomore year. Out of the 252 students who started at Piedmont College as first-time freshman, 96 graduate within four years.
Piedmont College's six-year graduation for undergrads is 43 percent. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $27,713 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to Piedmont College is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Piedmont College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Wondering what life at Piedmont College is like? There are approximately 2,510 students enrolled at Piedmont College, including 1,283 undergraduate students and 1,227 graduate students. 90% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from GA and 9% percent of students are from other states.
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