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Piedmont College

Women's D3 Coach: Kirsten Smith
Profile
Size
3 / 10
1,263 Undergrads / 2,449 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$18,625 Net Price
Selectivity
6 / 10
60% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    USA South Ath. Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
62%
Overall Graduation Rate
50%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
34% / 50%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
United Church of Christ
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Coach Recruiting Interview

What advice do you have for players interested in Division III schools?

Find a school that is a great balance for YOU, between athletics, academics, and socially

What is the best way for players to get on your recruiting radar?

Submit a questionnaire with interest, found on our website. And then send me game film

What type of players do you look for and where?

I want a player who is equally committed on in the classroom as she is on the field. Someone who is coachable and versatile

What areas of player development would you recommend players focus on to elevate their game?

First and foremost, conditioning! Then stick skills through wall ball repetition

How has the accelerated recruiting landscape impacted your approach to recruiting?

It has impacted how early we beginning communication with prospects but also the deadlines we have for prospects to commit. I encourage you to take your entrance exams early and be in communication with your guidance counselor about sending transcripts out in a timely fashion

Are there any last pieces of advice for players and families you'd like to share?

Be proactive! Do your research on the school, the program, the successes that a team has had on the field and in the classroom. Ask questions and be clear in what you are looking for when talking to coaches!

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Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in schools around Georgia and North Carolina. The team also travels to Kentucky. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Georgia. Other trips taken in the past include Montgomery, Alabama and Newport News, Virginia.

Recruit Commits
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Emma Fransen Cypress Woods Cypress, TX Att
Lillian Rakutt Sacred Heart Louisville, KY Def
Natalie Brown McEachern Powder Springs, GA
Orion Callender McEachern Powder Springs, GA
Caitlin Jordan McEachern Powder Springs, GA
Rebekah Lee Locust Grove Locust Grove, GA
Macey Higgins Buford Buford, GA Att
Brittany Gowen Brookwood Snellville, DE Def
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Cassidy Heflin Francis Scott Key New Windsor, MD Mid
Erin Aylward Butler Matthews, NC Mid
Domonique Steele Duluth Duluth, GA Att
Rowan Bumpass Carroll Keller, TX Att
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Piedmont College Coaches
Oct 5 '19
Demorest, GA
 
Women's 13-18
Location
1021 Central Ave, Demorest, GA, 30535, Demorest, GA, 30535 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Athens Georgia Area
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Jacksonville Florida Area
  • Savannah Georgia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Chattanooga Tennessee Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
  • Macon Georgia Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Tallahassee Florida Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • Gwinnett County Public Schools
  • Clarke County School District
  • University of Georgia
  • Athens Regional Health System
  • Cobb County Schools
  • Piedmont College
  • Hall County Board of Education
  • Athens Technical College
  • Forsyth County Schools (Georgia)
  • Fulton County Schools
  • Hall County Schools
  • New Holland Core Knowledge Academy
  • Mansfield Oil Company
  • CareerBuilder.com
  • Cherokee County
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Human Resources
  • Arts and Design
  • Healthcare Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
430 - 550
Math
470 - 580
Total
940 - 1160
ACT
English
17 - 24
Math
18 - 24
Composite
19 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 1,379 538 841
% Admitted 60% 63% 58%
% Admits That Enroll 31% 32% 31%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.47
Admission Considerations
 
Required
Recommended Rec.
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Recommendations
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (25%)
Education (20%)
Psychology (20%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (18%)
Social Sciences (8%)
Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
Communication & Journalism (3%)
Health Professions (3%)
English Language & Literature
History
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Financial
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

$18,625

Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

 
Undergraduate
 
On Campus
Tuition & Fees$25,920
Books & Supplies$1,500
Cost of Living$10,168
Personal Expenses$2,890
 
Sticker Price$40,478

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

 
Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship100%$19,292
Federal Grants46%$4,958
Pell Grants46%$4,868
Other Federal2%$2,400
State & Local Grants88%$3,879
Institutional Grants100%$13,590
 
Student Loans73%$6,250
Federal Loans72%$5,357
Other Loans10%$6,683

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

 
Total Amount
Per Student
Endowment
Financial Assets $53 Million $21,658

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

Debt

Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,173.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

 
Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $15,681 $257

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.3%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 933 students.

Salary

Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $40,600

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

Payback

How long until this college investment pays off: 6.09 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 34% of students graduate on time.

Events Attending
Trackable Events
IWLCA Presidents Cup
Nov 22-24 '19
FL: Wellington
   
   
 
maybe attending; confirmed attending.
Team Social
Instagram
Campus Safety
 
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape - -
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary - -
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Category
Classification
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Education
Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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