|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Students with disability||9%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,077 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Young Harris College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,333 applications and 1,284 students were granted admission. Young Harris College is at the #53 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, 52% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 70% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||880 to 1120|
|ACT||18 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Young Harris College's tuition was $28,012 for all students regardless of residency (4.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.
In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Young Harris College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,366 (which is 0.8% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Young Harris College in 2016-2017, was 226, which is 65% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,569 (which is 5.5% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Young Harris College has enrolled a total of 1,200 students (1,109 students full-time and 91 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,200 students, 61 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 56 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 7%
Black/African American: 6%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Young Harris College.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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||20%||106|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||12%||62|
|Visual And Performing Arts||10%||54|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||5%||24|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||16|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||8|
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 Young Harris College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of Young Harris College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,400. Last year, out of the total 301 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 277 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 308 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 268 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Young Harris College.