#2960 Overall Influence #1453 Desirability Rank

Young Harris College

Private university in Georgia, United States

From Wikipedia

Young Harris College is a private Methodist-affiliated liberal arts college in Young Harris, Georgia.History Origins The school was founded in 1886 by Artemas Lester, a circuit-riding Methodist minister who wanted to provide the residents of the Appalachian Mountains with an education. The college was funded in part by production from an agricultural program, or college farm. Students who could not afford education were allowed to work on the farm to earn tuition.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,216

Acceptance

65%

Graduation Rate

44%

Median SAT Score

1040

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$28,612

Fees (in-state)

$1,055

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$16,094
30K - 48K$15,358
48K - 75K$16,887
75K - 110K$21,703
110K+$17,757

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$41,300

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 College Street, Young Harris GA 30582

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Young Harris College 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

#2078 World Rank
Education
#1511 World Rank
Political Science
#1458 World Rank
History
#1919 World Rank
Literature
#1809 World Rank
Communications
#3422 World Rank
Biology
#2418 World Rank
Mathematics
#2834 World Rank
Religious Studies
#5117 World Rank
Economics
#6010 World Rank
Psychology
#8831 World Rank
Chemistry
#7039 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1475 World Rank
Law
#1634 World Rank
Anthropology
#1985 World Rank
Business
#2743 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3209 World Rank
Philosophy
#4485 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#5640 World Rank
Medical
#6192 World Rank
Physics
#6809 World Rank
Nursing
#9517 World Rank
Computer Science
#12818 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Young Harris College's Most influential alumni?

Young Harris College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Law, and Political Science

J. Ebb Duncan

American politician

Jack Brinkley

American politician

David Ralston

American politician

Buddy Carter

American politician

Amanda Bearse

Amanda Bearse

American actress, director, Comedienne

Hank Huckaby

Member Georgia House of Representatives

Cathy Cox

American politician

Eurith D. Rivers

American politician: Governor of Georgia

George J. Berry

American businessman

Byron Herbert Reece

American writer

William Henry Duckworth

American judge

Bert Lance

American businessman and politician