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Young Harris College
  • 4 Year
  • YOUNG HARRIS, GA

Report Card

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

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Young Harris is a private, Christian college located in Young Harris, Georgia. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 922 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Young Harris acceptance rate is 65%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Biology. Graduating 44% of students, Young Harris alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $27,600.

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1 COLLEGE STREET
YOUNG HARRIS, GA 30582
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Peach Belt Conference

Young Harris College Rankings

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

YHC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
65%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
930-1160
ACT Range
17-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$20,704 / 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
$24,276 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
98%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 42 responses
64%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 44 responses
74%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 43 responses

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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
    3%
  • On Campus
    90%
  • Online
    8%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
922 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
474
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
37%
Varsity Athletes
27%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 3 responses
  • compassionate
    33%
  • nescient
    33%
  • Outgoing
    33%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
91%
Poll
67%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 3 responses
Poll
33%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports. 3 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 28 responses
  • Beautiful outdoor atmosphere
    46%
  • Diverse
    21%
  • Home away from home
    18%
  • Family Oriented
    11%
  • not worth being a college
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
44%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%

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