If you are thinking about applying to YHC, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
Young Harris College does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
YHC is amoderately difficult school to get into. YHC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, YHC **accepted 64% of students, around 950 of the 1,485 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like YHC, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to YHC must submit the following items. Double check with YHC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to YHC have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. YHC does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
YHC is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 66% of YHC's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 50% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of YHC students scored 550 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of YHC students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.
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To be most competitive at YHC, you should strive to earn between 18 and 23 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for YHC's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for YHC students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to YHC.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in YHC during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to YHC?
Students who are admitted to YHC must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does YHC accept transfer credits?
YHC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. YHC accepts:
ACE recommendations for credit
Does YHC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Do I have to submit test scores to YHC?
YHC. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into YHC? YHC is a somewhat selective institution. The YHC acceptance rate is 64%. This means that the institution accepts 63 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to YHC is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to YHC is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to YHC is 21. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into YHC. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 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.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At YHC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.15. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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