University of North Georgia, GA

Public4-Year • Large • Primarily NonresidentialMaster's College and UniversityNot Selective • Low Transfer-InMain Campus
82 College Circle, Dahlonega, GA 30597
(706) 864-1400

University of North Georgia Rankings

1 ← Poor Great → 100


Academics at University of North Georgia

GradHighest Degree

Share of Graduates by Field of Study

Biological and Biomedical Sciences4%
Business, Management, Marketing15%
Communication, Journalism3%
Computer and Information Sciences3%
English Language and Literature2%
Foreign Languages, Linguistics1%
Health Professions and Related Programs7%
Law Enforcement, Firefighting4%
Legal Professions and Studies1%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities36%
Mathematics and Statistics1%
Multi-disciplinary Studies<1%
Natural Resources and Conservation1%
Parks, Recreation, Fitness Studies3%
Physical Sciences1%
Public Administration and Social Service1%
Social Sciences5%
Visual and Performing Arts2%


Getting into University of North Georgia

81%Admission Rate
540Median SAT Math
588Median SAT Reading
23Median ACT Composite

Typical Test Scores

SAT Math (25–75%)490–590
200 800
SAT Reading (25–75%)535–640
200 800
ACT Composite (25–75%)20–25
1 36


Cost of Attending University of North Georgia

$5KIn-State Tuition
$14KOut-of-State Tuition
$16KAverage Total Cost
$10KAverage Net Cost

Average Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolGAUS


Typical Debt after University of North Georgia

33%Receive Federal Loans
$10KMedian Federal Debt
63%Repayment Rate
$195Median Payment

Received Financial Aid

Family IncomeSchoolGAUS
$0–$30K 35%60%57%
$30K–$48K 17%15%16%
$48K–$75K 17%11%12%
$75K–$110K 14%8%9%
>$110K 17%9%11%

Student Debt

The median debt for family income between $0–$30K$10K$11K$11K
The median debt for family income between $30K–$75K$9K$12K$12K
The median debt for students with family income >$75K$9K$11K$12K
The median debt for Pell students$11K$12K$12K
The median debt for no-Pell students$8K$10K$11K
Cumulative loan debt at the 90th percentile$27K$26K$25K
Cumulative loan debt at the 75th percentile$18K$19K$18K
Cumulative loan debt at the 25th percentile$4K$6K$6K
Cumulative loan debt at the 10th percentile$2K$3K$3K

Repayment Rates

1-year after entering repayment 60%32%43%
3-years after entering repayment 63%37%46%
5-years after entering repayment 72%42%50%
7-years after entering repayment 78%49%55%


Completion Rates at University of North Georgia

79%Retention Rate
37%Transfer Rate
22%Withdrawal Rate
31%Graduation Rate

Graduation Rates by Time Taken

Time TakenSchoolGAUS
Within 4 Years 32%29%38%
Within 6 Years 31%44%55%
Within 8 Years 57%49%56%

Graduation Rates by Ethnicity

Ethnicity and NativitySchoolGAUS
Asian 24%46%53%
Black 16%35%39%
Caucasian 36%41%52%
Hispanic or Latino 27%44%47%
Native American or Alaskan Native 50%35%40%
Non-US citizens/residents 37%52%50%
Two or more races 29%36%44%
Other race 31%34%44%


Outcomes after University of North Georgia

94%Employment Rate
$35KMedian Salary
$23K25 Pctl Salary
$50K75 Pctl Salary

Employment over Time

Employed 6 years after enrollment 94%85%85%
Employed 8 years after enrollment 90%84%84%
Employed 10 years after enrollment 88%83%83%

Distribution of Earnings after Graduation

25th percentile of earnings$23K$15K$17K
50th percentile of earnings$35K$27K$29K
75th percentile of earnings$50K$40K$43K

Median Earnings over Time

Earnings 6 years after enrollment$35K$27K$29K
Earnings 8 years after enrollment$39K$30K$32K
Earnings 10 years after enrollment$42K$32K$35K


Students at University of North Georgia

76%Full-time Undergrads
21Avg Entry Age
681Graduate Students

Enrollment by Gender

Female degree-seeking undergraduates 56%68%64%
Male degree-seeking undergraduates 44%32%35%

Enrollment by Race and Nativity

Race and NativitySchoolGAUS
Asian 3%3%4%
Black 4%45%18%
Caucasian 73%36%49%
Hispanic or Latino 13%8%18%
Native American or Alaskan Native <1%<1%1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander <1%<1%<1%
Non-US citizens/residents 2%2%2%
Two or more races 3%2%3%
Other race 1%3%4%

Enrollment by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolGAUS
$0–$30K 28%49%43%
$30K–$48K 17%18%18%
$48K–$75K 19%15%16%
$75K–$110K 16%12%14%
>$110K 20%13%15%

Location Map

Nearby Colleges

Colleges near University of North Georgia, GA