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Georgia Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For academic year 2019-2020, 795,916 students have applied and among them 423,951 were admitted to Georgia Colleges. 159,694 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. Next table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Georgia Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2019-2020)
Georgia Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total795,916 423,951159,694
Public Schools497,331 274,080123,478
4 Years (Or High)459,700 249,736112,720
2-4 Years37,631 24,34410,758
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools298,585 149,87136,216
4 Years (Or High)296,079 148,71235,719
2-4 Years2,281 961368
Less Than 2 Years225 198129
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Georgia Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Georgia Colleges is 53.27% in academic year 2019-2020. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 55.11% and the average rate of private schools was 50.19%. Next table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Georgia Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
Georgia Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average53.27%
Public Schools55.11%
4 Years (Or High)54.33%
2-4 Years64.69%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools50.19%
4 Years (Or High)50.23%
2-4 Years42.13%
Less Than 2 Years88.00%
[CHART#2] Acceptance Rate for Georgia Colleges

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The average yield, also know as enrollment rate, of Georgia Colleges was 53.27% in academic year 2019-2020. Public schools' average admission yield was 55.11% and the average rate of private schools was 50.19%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. Next table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Georgia Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2019-2020)
Georgia Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average37.67%
Public Schools45.05%
4 Years (Or High)45.14%
2-4 Years44.19%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools24.16%
4 Years (Or High)24.02%
2-4 Years38.29%
Less Than 2 Years65.15%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Georgia Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Georgia Colleges is 934 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for academic year 2019-2020. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2019-2020)
Georgia Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%434419
75%517498
Public Schools25%470451
75%556534
Private Schools25%398386
75%477462
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Georgia Colleges

ACT Scores

The average SAT score of Georgia Colleges is 36 for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for academic year 2019-2020. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th scores of students who enrolled in the colleges.
ACT Scores (2019-2020)
Georgia Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%16 1515
75%21 2019
Public Schools25%181717
75%222322
Private Schools25%151313
75%191817
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Georgia Colleges