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georgia Colleges Hardest to Get Into


Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rate in georgia for 2019

These are the most selective colleges in georgia. We've ranked the schools which reject over fifty percent of applicants by rate of acceptance. Leading the list is Emory University which sent acceptance letters to only 22% of the 23,747 students who applied and rejected 78%. Interestingly, not all schools on our "most selective" lists are overly academically challenging. Schools with less rigorous standardized test and high school GPA requirements may receive a large numbers of qualified applicants and the school does not have the capacity to potentially enroll.

List of Lowest Acceptance Rate Colleges & Universities in georgia
Rank College Percent Admitted Academic Difficulty
1 Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia
23,747 Applicants
22% Very Hard  Chance
2 Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus
Atlanta, Georgia
31,497 Applicants
23% Very Hard  Chance
3 Thomas University
Thomasville, Georgia
359 Applicants
23% N/A  Chance
4 Paine College
Augusta, Georgia
2,591 Applicants
32% Easy  Chance
5 Point University
East Point, Georgia
1,406 Applicants
35% Easy  Chance
6 Spelman College
Atlanta, Georgia
8,344 Applicants
40% Avg+  Chance
7 Clayton State University
Morrow, Georgia
2,417 Applicants
42% N/A  Chance
8 Emmanuel College
Franklin Springs, Georgia
1,119 Applicants
43% Easy  Chance
9 Fort Valley State University
Fort Valley, Georgia
3,527 Applicants
44% N/A  Chance
10 Macon State College
Macon, Georgia
2,571 Applicants
47% Easy  Chance
11 Wesleyan College
Macon, Georgia
309 Applicants
47% Avg-  Chance