#12 Best Private Colleges in Georgia

Reinhardt University

Waleska, Georgia

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Reinhardt University overview
Location Waleska, Georgia
Online reinhardt.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Reinhardt University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Reinhardt University, established in 1883, is a private comprehensive university located in the town of Waleska, Georgia, with proximity to the vibrant metropolitan area of Atlanta. Nestled within a scenic, rural setting, Reinhardt's 525-acre campus is characterized by its tranquil lakes and historic buildings, with architecture that reflects late Victorian and Collegiate Gothic styles. The university offers a range of undergraduate programs, with particular strengths in Business, Education, and Music. Reinhardt is also recognized for maintaining an inclusive admissions process. On-campus housing is available, fostering an immersive educational environment. While the university does have athletic teams known as the Eagles, it does not emphasize a sports identity that would classify it among the colleges widely recognized for athletic prowess.

In the most recent statistical year 1,083 prospective students applied, and 675 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 267 enrolled in the school.  1,020 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 121 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $26,000 plus fees of $1,300. Reinhardt University is ranked 773 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2024 U.S. Colleges Ranking.












Reinhardt University is rated within the lower 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards

Very Easy
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SAT 940/1160
ACT 19/24
GPA 3.25

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Reinhardt University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$1,300
Room and Board $12,300
Budget for Other Expenses$6,200
Total One Year Cost$47,300

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$38,200 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

47% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Reinhardt University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 37%
Education 32%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 5%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 3%

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