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Most Favored Georgia Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in Georgia. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school. Emmanuel College, has the highest yield rate as of 70.06% for academic year 2019-2020 in Georgia. Georgia Southern University is positioned second with 56.34% yield and Kennesaw State University follows them with 55%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in Georgia.
Most Favored Georgia Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Emmanuel College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFranklin Springs, GA
70.06% 767 354 248 46.15%
2Georgia Southern University
Public, 4 or more yearsStatesboro, GA
56.34% 13,858 7,549 4,253 54.47%
3Kennesaw State University
Public, 4 or more yearsKennesaw, GA
55.35% 15,691 11,803 6,533 75.22%
4Columbus State University
Public, 4 or more yearsColumbus, GA
45.98% 2,881 2,288 1,052 79.42%
5Brewton-Parker College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMount Vernon, GA
44.14% 452 435 192 96.24%
6University of West Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsCarrollton, GA
42.95% 7,272 4,312 1,852 59.30%
7Georgia College & State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMilledgeville, GA
42.37% 4,391 3,495 1,481 79.59%
8Wesleyan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMacon, GA
41.49% 737 323 134 43.83%
9University of Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsAthens, GA
41.45% 29,285 13,265 5,499 45.30%
10Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
40.56% 36,856 7,584 3,076 20.58%