Piedmont College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
165 Central Avenue
PO Box 10
Demorest, GA 30535-0010
(706) 776-0103
(800) 277-7020
Fax: (706) 776-6635

Contact: Cynthia Peterson
Director of Admissions
Main Address
165 Central Avenue, PO Box 10
Demorest, GA 30535-0010
(706) 778-3000

www.piedmont.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,135
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 214
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,135
Graduate enrollment: 1,505

Setting
Rural setting
Rural community (under 2,500)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 62%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 63%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Drama/Dance Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics/Computer Science B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Piedmont College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (706) 778-3000
Website: www.piedmont.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.piedmont.edu/pc/index.php/apply-now
Address: 1021 Central Ave, Demorest, GA 30535-0010
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,449
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 49%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,024 (83% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $25,920
Out-of-state Tuition: $25,920
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $19,292

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Piedmont College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Piedmont College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Education 29102
Engineering 2
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 161
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 3
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 6
Grand total 344122

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Piedmont College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $25,920
Out-of-state $25,920
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $9,938
Out-of-state $9,938

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 290 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 290 100% $19,292
Student loan aid 211 73% $6,250

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,225 97% $16,340
Federal student loans 884 70% $7,223

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Piedmont College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Piedmont College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,379 538 841
Percent admitted 100% 63% 58%
Percent admitted who enrolled 19% 20% 18%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Piedmont College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,449
Undergraduate enrollment 1,263
Graduate enrollment 1,186

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Piedmont College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program

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