Piedmont College Overview
Piedmont College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Demorest, Georgia. Demorest is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.
What Is Piedmont College Known For?
- Students who want to work more closely with their professors have an easier time at Piedmont College since the student to facuty ratio is 10 to 1.
- The highest award offered at Piedmont College is the doctor's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 37% of the faculty were full-time.
- On average, it takes about 4.1 years for students from Piedmont College to earn a bachelor's degree. This is excellent when compared to the average of 4.4 years.
Piedmont College Rankings
Piedmont College is ranked #4 out of 59 schools in Georgia.
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Piedmont College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Piedmont College.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Piedmont College has earned from around the web.
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Where Is Piedmont College?
Contact details for Piedmont College are given below.
|Address:||1021 Central Ave, Demorest, GA 30535-0010|
How Do I Get Into Piedmont College?
You can apply to Piedmont College online at: https://www.piedmont.edu/pc/index.php/apply-now
Admission Requirements for Piedmont College
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|High School Transcript||required|
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How Hard Is It To Get Into Piedmont College?
Approximately 38% of accepted students are men and 62% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 56%, and the acceptance rate for women is 62%.
Average Test Scores
About 75% of students accepted to Piedmont College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 490 and 580. Math scores were between 460 and 550.
Can I Afford Piedmont College?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Piedmont College, approximately 73% of students took out student loans averaging $6,250 a year. That adds up to $25,000 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Piedmont College is 5.2%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Piedmont College Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 1,227 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,155 full-time undergraduates at Piedmont College, 36% are male and 64% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Piedmont College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||119|
|Hispanic or Latino||87|
Georgia students aren't the only ones who study at Piedmont College. At this time, 13 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 9 countries are represented at Piedmont College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Germany, China, and Canada.
Online Learning at Piedmont College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Piedmont College has changed over the last few years.
Piedmont College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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