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Berry, founded in 1902, is a private college of liberal arts and professional study. Its 28,000-acre campus borders Rome, 65 miles northwest of Atlanta. The architecture of the campus is predominantly neo-Gothic and neo-Georgian.

Website: www.berry.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,978
Undergraduate
Students
(60.7%) 1,200 Women
(39.3%) 778 Men
132
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
62% of 3,883 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.74
SAT Math
550-640 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
618 average
570-660 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
24-29 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$53,540
Tuition and Fees
$37,246
Room and Board
$13,070
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Freshman Award
$31,556
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,858
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
165
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 39% of classes
20-29 students: 37% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Mount Berry Population
347
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Atlanta
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
89% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Viking
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.1% Asian
5.2% Black/African-American
6.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.4% White
2.0% Unknown
International Students
0.6% from 9 countries
First-Year Students Returning
78.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
57.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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