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:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,266
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):46%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,061 (91% 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:$23,112
Out-of-state Tuition:$23,112
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$16,346

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Piedmont College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Piedmont College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education1991
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs31
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies3
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total137111

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Piedmont College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$23,112
Out-of-state$23,112
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,910
Out-of-state$8,910

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid274100%
Grant or scholarship aid274100%$16,346
Student loan aid16861%$6,044

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,22797%$13,155
Federal student loans86168%$7,257

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,335505830
Percent admitted100%57%57%
Percent admitted who enrolled21%24%18%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment2,266
Undergraduate enrollment1,295
Graduate enrollment971

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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