University of North Georgia
Dahlonega, GA 30597

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 18,219
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 2,685 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

75%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of North Georgia is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 10,210 applications and 7,662 students were granted admission. University of North Georgia is at the #73 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 42% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 58% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT820 to 1020
ACT19 to 25

Application Fee

$30
Undergrad students
$40
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

University of North Georgia charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $11,563 and in-state students paid $3,208.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$9,608
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$3,208
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$11,563
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of University of North Georgia's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 35% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,311 (which is 2.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of North Georgia in 2016-2017, was 1,176, which is 33% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,767 (which is 10.1% below the national average.)

$4,311
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$4,767
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
89%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of North Georgia has enrolled a total of 18,219 students (12,717 students full-time and 5,502 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 18,219 students, 1,002 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and 17,704 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 515 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 698 students for distance studies.

18,219
Total Enrollment
1,002
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 76%

Hispanic: 11%

Black/African American: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 3%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of North Georgia.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 26% 787 0
Social Sciences 10% 309 0
Education 10% 290 0
Psychology 8% 252
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 4% 114
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 110
Legal Professions And Studies 3% 104
History 3% 96
English Language And Literature/letters 3% 94
Mathematics And Statistics 3% 76

Graduation & Dropout Rates

28%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of North Georgia full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
48%
Dropout rate
22%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$31,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of North Georgia graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,800. Last year, out of the total 39,567 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 34,028 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 46,587 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 40,531 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $31,800 $46,100
Employment Rate 86% 87%
Total Graduates 39,567 46,587

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

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48.1 mile away
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52.8 mile away
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58.4 mile away
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60.2 mile away
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