Piedmont University

#11679 / #3092
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

Private college in the U.S. state of Georgia

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About Piedmont University

According to 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.

Piedmont University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,457 70% 43% 1060 21

How Much Does Piedmont University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $15,592
30K - 48K $15,842
48K - 75K $18,684
75K - 110K $22,254
110K+ $22,730

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Piedmont University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Piedmont University, then you can expect to earn an average of $43,400 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Piedmont University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,224 1,215 1,009

Where is Piedmont University?

Piedmont University is located at 1021 Central Ave, Demorest GA 30535-0010

How Safe is Piedmont University?

Demorest has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Piedmont University Known For?

Piedmont University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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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 Communications. Here are some of Piedmont University's most famous alumni:

Diana Palmer
An American romance novelist.
Lillian Smith
Lillian Smith
An American author, social critic .
Jonathan Clark Rogers
Jonathan Clark Rogers
A President of the University of Georgia.
Marvin Hudson
Marvin Hudson
A Baseball umpire from the United States.
Jane Anderson
Jane Anderson
An American journalist. Jane Anderson is charged with being a Nazi propagandist but never convicted.
Brian M. Rickman
An American judge.
Phillip M. Landrum
An American politician .
Rick Austin
An American politician.