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    Young Harris College

    Young Harris College


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Art and Design, Biological Sciences, Business and Entrepreneurship, Communications, Education, Languages and Literature, Mathematics and Statistics, Liberal Arts, STEM
    • Type: Private, Nonprofit
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
    • Campus Setting: Rural
    • Testing Requirements: Not Required
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $30,905
    • Out of State Tuition: $30,905
    • Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 5990
    • IPED: 141361
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    Our educators, students and administrators believe in a lifelong drive to Educate, Inspire, Empower. We pursue truth through intellectual inquiry and integrity in all aspects of academic, professional and personal life.

    Founded more than 127 years ago and historically affiliated with The United Methodist Church, Young Harris College has been transformed into a progressive model of liberal arts education featuring innovative academic programs, state-of-the-art facilities and competitive NCAA Division II athletics-which means more learning opportunities, better teaching, a smarter curriculum, greener living, a stronger community and happier students.

    Nestled in the southern Appalachian mountains of northeastern Georgia, with more than 1,200 students on its campus, Young Harris College provides an intimate setting that allows students and faculty to work closely, forging nurturing relationships and strong bonds that endure well past graduation.

    Young Harris College has been named a “Best National Liberal Arts College” by U.S. News & World Report. YHC is ranked 174 amongst the first tier of institutions. The College also received a ranking of 80 on the High School Counselor Rankings for Liberal Arts Colleges.

    Majors Include:

    Bachelor of Arts in ART

    Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies (Human Comunication)

    Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies (Media Communication)

    Bachelor Arts in Creative Writing

    Bachelor of Arts in English

    Bachelor of Arts in History

    Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies

    Bachelor of Arts in Music

    Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies

    Bachelor of Arts in Spanish

    Bachelor of Arts in Theatre

    Bachelor of Science in Biology

    Bachelor of Science in Business and Public Policy

    Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

    Bachelor of Science in Education (Early Childhood Education)

    Bachelor of Science in Education (Middle Grades Education)

    Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

    Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

    Bachelor of Science in Outdoor Leadership

    Bachelor of Science in Psychology

    Bachelor of Music Education

    Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre