Young Harris College Rankings

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In the World#6147 of 14178
In North America#1593 of 2629
In the United States#1510 of 2528
In Georgia#41 of 65
In Young Harris#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
65%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$18,431 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,402
Graduates
13
Male:Female Ratio
45:55
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
yhc.edu

Young Harris College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate65%65%65%
Applicants1,488640848
Admissions962413549
Freshmen enrolled full time265135130

52 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

79 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
175 or 66%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 950
or below

75% of them
had 1130
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Young Harris College are 950-1130 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
104 or 39%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Young Harris College are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White976 (69%)
Black or African American143 (10%)
Nonresident Alien87 (6%)
Hispanic81 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown46 (3%)
Two or more races44 (3%)
Asian32 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,431/year
Average aid awarded
$24,513
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,094
$30-48K$15,358
$48-75K$16,887
$75-110K$21,703
$110K+$17,757

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$28,312$9,000
Tuition in-state$28,312$9,000
Tuition out-of-state$28,312$9,000
Fee in-district$1,055
Fee in-state$1,055
Fee out-of-state$1,055

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,080
Combined charge for room and board$11,326
Room charge$5,126
Meal charge$6,200

Young Harris College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General43
Psychology, General31
Biology & Biological Sciences, General22
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General17
Communication, General15
History, General8
English Language and Literature, General7
Chemistry, General7
Art & Art Studies, General7
Musical Theatre6
Outdoor Education5
Music, General5
Creative Writing4
Spanish Language and Literature4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching3
Religion & Religious Studies2
Music Teacher Education2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Mathematics, General2
Technical Theatre & Theatre Design and Technology1
Environmental Science1
Grand Total194
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate42%47%39%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%

Publications & Citations

Publications
100
Citations
1,539

Publication count by topic

Psychology
29
Medicine
12
Sociology
9
History
8
Economics
7
Political science
6
Art
5
Philosophy
4
Environmental science
3
Biology
3
Chemistry
2
Computer science
2
Engineering
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology25041,140
Philosophy29682
History32932
Political science384814
Medicine4107286
Economics46319
Sociology49285
Environmental science54882
Computer science569219
Chemistry61793
Biology63032

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199601
199720
199800
199910
200012
200102
200208
2003010
2004017
2005014
2006013
2007021
2008220
2009239
2010851
2011577
2012199
201312108
20147135
20157151
20166155
20177155
20187130
20198124
202015151

General info

Alternative namesYHC
Young Harris
Founded1886
WikipediaYoung Harris College
MottoHic iuventus incenditur
Here Youth is Inspired
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff193
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address1 College Street
Young Harris, Georgia, 30582
United States
City population1,000
Phone70637931115192

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