Piedmont University Graduate Schools

Piedmont University (referred to as Piedmont) is a Private, 4 years school located in Demorest, GA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Piedmont University is $11,020 in average. The school has 1,072 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,350 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Piedmont University (referred to as Piedmont) is a Private, 4 years school located in Demorest, GA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1965 - Current).
Piedmont Directory Information
School NamePiedmont University (Piedmont)
Address1021 Central Ave, Demorest, GA 30535-0010
Phone706-778-3000
Webhttps://www.piedmont.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.piedmont.edu/admission-aid/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.piedmont.edu/admission-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Piedmont University is $11,020 in average. The school has 1,072 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,350 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 61 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,020
Student Population1,072
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs61 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Piedmont University is $11,020 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $600.
Piedmont University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Piedmont University offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Piedmont University is $11,020. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.38% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$9,360$200
2018-2019$9,738$200
2019-2020$10,134$200
2020-2021$10,440$220
2021-2022$10,800$220
The graduate school tuition & fees of Piedmont is inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Georgia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Georgia graduate tuition is $19,068 (public) / $15,843 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Piedmont University$11,020
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Georgia Graduate Schools$12,525$17,067
Public$7,366$19,068
Private$15,843
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,090 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Piedmont University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.55% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,590. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,870$2,890$9,200$2,890
2018-2019$10,168$2,890$9,200$2,890
2019-2020$10,524$2,890$9,700$2,890
2020-2021$10,850$2,890$9,700$2,890
2021-2022$11,200$2,890$9,700$2,890
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $600 at Piedmont University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.45% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$520
2018-2019$541
2019-2020$563
2020-2021$580
2021-2022$600

Graduate Programs at Piedmont

Piedmont University offers 26 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 793 students have completed their study at Piedmont University.
Offered Degrees at Piedmont University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree191287
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2010
Post Master's Degree51496
Total262793
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Piedmont University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 481 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Early Childhood Education and Teaching program with 170 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 9 completers.
Piedmont University offers 26 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 793 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 287 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 496 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 272 completers-
Education2-
Curriculum and Instruction0$59,200
Educational/Instructional Technology2-
Special Education and Teaching7-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented3-
Special Education and Teaching (other)1-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching13-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching170-
Art Teacher Education9-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education18-
Mathematics Teacher Education27-
Music Teacher Education0-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education12-
History Teacher Education8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Natural Sciences0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Business [+] 15 completers-
Business Administration and Management15$41,300
Total287
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 10 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction9-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Total10
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 496 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction481-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Educational/Instructional Technology3-
Art Teacher Education5-
Music Teacher Education7-
Total496

Graduate Student Population at Piedmont

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,072 students enrolled into Piedmont University graduate schools where it has total 2,350 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 462 full-time and 610 part-time graduate students. By gender, 176 male and 896 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,072176896
Full-time46289373
Part-tme61087523
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 843 White (78.64%), 137 Black/African American (12.78%), 31 Hispanic (2.89%), 9 Asian (0.84%), and 52 students with other races. 1 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,072176896
American Indian/Native American505
Asian909
Black/African American13731106
Hispanic31427
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White843130713
Two More000
Un-Known461135
Non-resident Alien101
Piedmont University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 848 graduate students (79.10% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 96 graduate students (8.96% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,072
Enrolled Online Exclusively848
Enrolled Some Online Courses96
Not in Online Courses128
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Piedmont University. 69 students are aged 20 to 24 (6.44% of total students), 121 students are aged above 50 (11.29%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Piedmont University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,072176896
Age 20-21523
Age 22-24641351
Age 25-2926152209
Age 30-3419837161
Age 35-3917534141
Age 40-4924821227
Age 50-6412017103
Over 64101

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