Emmanuel College

Franklin Springs, GA

Emmanuel College, founded in 1919, is a liberal arts college affiliated with the Pentacostal Holiness Church. Its rural 80-acre campus is located 80 miles northeast of Atlanta.

Website: www.ec.edu/

Private
Co-ed
952
Undergraduate
Students
(48.0%) 457 Women
(52.0%) 495 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
43% of 1,119 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$31,992
Tuition and Fees
$20,292
Room and Board
$7,900
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Freshman Award
$15,412
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$24,840
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
50
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 33% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Franklin Springs Population
1,011
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Atlanta, GA
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
59% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
13.8% Black/African-American
7.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.6% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
73.7% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students
6.6% from 20 countries
First-Year Students Returning
61.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
33.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Minimally Difficult: Most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English    
Mathematics    
Science    
Foreign Language    
Social Studies    
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required August 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
PO Box 129
181 Springs Street
City, State, Zip
Franklin Springs, GA 30639-0129
Phone
(706) 245-7226 x2874
Fax
 
E-mail
admission@ec.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$25
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins August 1
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
43% of 1,119 applicants were admitted
Women
38% of 535 applicants were admitted
Men
48% of 584 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
353 (73%) of 482 admitted students enrolled
Women
146 (72%) of 204 admitted students enrolled
Men
207 (74%) of 278 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.20
3.75 and Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
Not reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not reported

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$31,992
Tuition and Fees
$20,292
Room and Board
$7,900
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,600
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline May 1
Final deadline June 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001563
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
232 (92.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
208 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
208 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
41 (19.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$15,412
Need-Based Gift
Received by 208 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,174
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 169 (81.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,985
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 28 (13.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
16 (6.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,976

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
672 (88.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
593 (88.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
593 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
118 (19.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$16,046
Need-Based Gift
Received by 592 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,524
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 473 (79.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,442
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 81 (13.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
87 (11.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,232

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$24,840
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
26.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
36.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business, Communication, Education, English, Health Fields, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
442
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
12
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
23
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children of Current Students, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Married Students, Parents of Current Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Spouses of Current Students, Twins
Number of Awards
238
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$849
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Pastoral Studies/Counseling
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Most Popular Disciplines
Parks and recreation, Business/marketing, Education
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Psychology with Richmont University
Special Programs
Distance learning, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
50
Part-Time Faculty
29
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
47%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 33% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
91,793
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
80
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
 
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Franklin Springs Population
1,011
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Atlanta, GA
Campus Size
90 acres

Weather

Temperature
32 average low in January, 87 average high in September
Rain
119 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
35 mile(s) from campus in Athens
Nearest Train Station
40 mile(s) from campus in Toccoa

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing
Students in College Housing
59% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
41%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Not available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Not offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
 
School Colors
 

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x x x
Cheerleading x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Lacrosse x x x x
Riflery x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Riflery x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cheerleading x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Riflery x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track and field, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, students in free enterprise (sife), fellowship of christian athletes, sos, bsu, international students club
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
952
Women
457 (48.0%)
Men
495 (52.0%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
822
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
13.8% Black/African-American
7.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.6% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
73.7% White
0.0% Unknown
International Students.
6.6% from 20 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
Not reported

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
61.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
33.5%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
42.6%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
45.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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