#5351 Overall Influence #1284 Desirability Rank

Piedmont University

Private college in the U.S. state of Georgia

From Wikipedia

Piedmont University is a private university in Demorest and Athens, Georgia. Founded in 1897, Piedmont's Demorest campus includes 300 acres in a traditional residential-college setting located in the foothills of the northeast Georgia Blue Ridge mountains. Total enrollment is approximately 2,571 students and the campus includes ten dormitories housing more than 720 students.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,457

Acceptance

70%

Graduation Rate

43%

Median SAT Score

1060

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$27,300

Fees (in-state)

$220

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$15,592
30K - 48K$15,842
48K - 75K$18,684
75K - 110K$22,254
110K+$22,730

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,400

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1021 Central Ave, Demorest GA 30535-0010

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Piedmont University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#2222 World Rank
Literature
#7605 World Rank
Education
#6806 World Rank
Business
#5371 World Rank
History
#7180 World Rank
Medical
#4954 World Rank
Mathematics
#10059 World Rank
Political Science
#5074 World Rank
Communications
#8606 World Rank
Biology
#5694 World Rank
Nursing
#8472 World Rank
Philosophy
#5354 World Rank
Sociology
#13897 World Rank
Engineering

Other areas of influence

#1740 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#4429 World Rank
Law
#7438 World Rank
Religious Studies
#8740 World Rank
Economics
#11601 World Rank
Computer Science

Influential People

Who are Piedmont University's Most influential alumni?

Piedmont University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Literature, and Law

Rick Austin

American politician

Phillip M. Landrum

American politician

Brian M. Rickman

American judge

Marvin Hudson

Marvin Hudson

Baseball umpire from the United States

Jonathan Clark Rogers

Jonathan Clark Rogers

President of the University of Georgia

Lillian Smith

Lillian Smith

American author, social critic

Jane Anderson

Jane Anderson

American journalist; charged with being a Nazi propagandist but never convicted

Diana Palmer

American romance novelist