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Piedmont University
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  • 4 Year
  • DEMOREST, GA

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade A+

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Piedmont is an above-average private, Christian university located in Demorest, Georgia. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,151 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Piedmont acceptance rate is 70%. Popular majors include Nursing, Early Childhood Education, and Psychology. Graduating 43% of students, Piedmont alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $38,000.

About

1021 CENTRAL AVE
DEMOREST, GA 30535
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
USA South Athletic Conference

Piedmont University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Piedmont Admissions

Acceptance Rate
70%
Application Deadline
July 15
SAT Range
980-1160
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$19,796 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$22,005 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
6:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
94%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 16 responses
83%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 23 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 23 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    32%
  • On Campus
    65%
  • Online
    3%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,151 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
127
Undergrads Over 25
21%
Pell Grant
40%
Varsity Athletes
45%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Engaging
    33%
  • Just there to get an education
    27%
  • Here for an education/sports
    13%
  • Here for sports
    13%
  • Outgoing
    7%
  • Stoner
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
93%
Poll
62%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 21 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 29 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 20 responses
  • Small college with great students
    70%
  • Personal
    30%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
43%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 11 responses

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