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Georgia Colleges

Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled

For the academic year 2021-2022, 1,102,802 students have applied and among them 609,649 were admitted to Georgia Colleges. 216,560 students were finally enrolled into one of accepted schools. The following table and chart illustrates the number of applicant, admitted, and enrolled students for Georgia Colleges.
Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled (2021-2022)
Georgia Colleges
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolled
Total1,102,802 609,649216,560
Public Schools699,957 402,559169,347
4 Years (Or High)652,037 370,183155,441
2-4 Years47,920 32,37613,906
Less Than 2 Years0 00
Private Schools402,845 207,09047,213
4 Years (Or High)399,708 205,56146,611
2-4 Years2,912 1,331473
Less Than 2 Years225 198129
[CHART#1] Applicants, Admitted, and Enrolled for Georgia Colleges

Acceptance Rate

The average acceptance rate of Georgia Colleges is 55.28% in academic year 2021-2022. Public schools' average acceptance rate was 57.51% and the average rate of private schools was 51.41%. The following table and chart illustrates the average acceptance rate for Georgia Colleges with comparable factors.
Acceptance Rate (2021-2022)
Georgia Colleges
Acceptance Rate
All Schools Average55.28%
Public Schools57.51%
4 Years (Or High)56.77%
2-4 Years67.56%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools51.41%
4 Years (Or High)51.43%
2-4 Years45.71%
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 55.28% in academic year 2021-2022. Public schools' average admission yield was 57.51% and the average rate of private schools was 51.41%. The admission yield is a rate of number of enrolled students over number of students who are allowed to admit. The following table and chart illustrates the average admission yield for Georgia Colleges with comparable factors.
Yield (Enrollment Rate) (2021-2022)
Georgia Colleges
Admission Yield
All Schools Average35.52%
Public Schools42.07%
4 Years (Or High)41.99%
2-4 Years42.95%
Less Than 2 Years0.00%
Private Schools22.80%
4 Years (Or High)22.68%
2-4 Years35.54%
Less Than 2 Years65.15%
[CHART#3] Yield (Enrollment Rate) for Georgia Colleges

SAT Scores

The average SAT score of Georgia Colleges is 778 for the academic year 2021-2022. Next table shows SAT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2021-2022. The 25th percentile is the lower 25th score and 75th percentile is the upper 25th score of students who enrolled in colleges.
SAT Scores (2021-2022)
Georgia Colleges
Evidence-based Reading and WritingMath
All Schools Average (4 years schools)25%362347
75%431416
Public Schools25%401385
75%476456
Private Schools25%323308
75%387376
[CHART#4] SAT Scores for Georgia Colleges

ACT Scores

The average ACT score of Georgia Colleges is 30 for the academic year 2021-2022. The following table shows ACT average scores of 25th and 75th percentile by subject and school type/level for the academic year 2021-2022. 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 (2021-2022)
Georgia Colleges
CompositeEnglishMath
All Schools Average25%14 1212
75%17 1716
Public Schools25%151515
75%191919
Private Schools25%1299
75%161413
[CHART#5] ACT Scores for Georgia Colleges