Piedmont College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Piedmont College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,265 students enrolled. This school was established in 1897 and is the only school located in Demorest, Georgia.

Piedmont College is affiliated with United Church of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Piedmont College.

Piedmont College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Nursing, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
63%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Piedmont College is relatively low at 63% (close to Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Piedmont College is low - 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Piedmont College is good, 11:1. Learn more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,000
High
Average tuition pricing is high, around $22,000 annually.

Read the details about Piedmont College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,135 applications were submitted and 647 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Piedmont College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Medium
Piedmont College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Piedmont College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Piedmont College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- roughly $5,000 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Piedmont College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Piedmont College Location and Maps



Post Address: Piedmont College, 1021 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010, USA
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