Young Harris College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Young Harris College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,205 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1886 and is the only school located in Young Harris, Georgia.

Young Harris College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
Young Harris College will give you the option to earn an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Young Harris College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Business, Management, Psychology, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
74%
Good
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 typically a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Young Harris College is fair at 74% (above Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Young Harris College is low - 40%. Nearly 43% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Young Harris College is good - 11:1. Find out more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,100
High
Average tuition prices are very high - $27,100 per year. The additional fees at Young Harris College (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,000; this comes to a total of $28,100 a year.

Read the details about Young Harris 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
52%
Doable
According to recent data, 2,232 applications were submitted and 1,165 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

Young Harris College might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Young Harris College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Medium
Young Harris College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Young Harris College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Young Harris College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,100 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, around $4,600 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Young Harris College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Young Harris College Location and Maps



Post Address: Young Harris College, 1 College Street, Young Harris, Georgia 30582, USA
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