Toccoa Falls College

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107 Kincaid Dr.

Toccoa Falls, GA 30598

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Phone: (706) 886-6831
2013-2014 Tuition
$19,000
tuition and fees
Students
804
enrolled
49%
male /
51%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
49.4%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
U.S. News rank Category Name
#36 Overall Score: 57 out of 100. Regional Colleges (South)

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Summary

Toccoa Falls College is a private institution that was founded in 1907. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 804, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 1,100 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Toccoa Falls College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), 36. Its tuition and fees are $19,000 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Toccoa Falls College (TFC) is an educational institution, a character-building enterprise, and a spiritual formation community, all integrated into a unique way of life. Its primary purpose is to glorify God through offering residential programs that prepare men and women for lives of personal fulfillment and Christian servant leadership to the church and the world. TFC provides both the strengths of a Bible college and the strengths of a Christian liberal arts college offered in a nourishing evangelical Christian environment. It also seeks to glorify God through offering non-residential Christ-centered programs to the community at large.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1907
Religious affiliation Christian and Missionary Alliance
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment $2,713,662

Applying

When applying to Toccoa Falls College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at Toccoa Falls College is $25. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 49.4 percent.

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Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 49.4%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Toccoa Falls College is 17:1, and the school has 64.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Toccoa Falls College include: Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology; Counseling Psychology; Elementary Education and Teaching; Youth Ministry; and Religious Education. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 17:1
4-year graduation rate 33%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology 27%
Counseling Psychology 18%
Elementary Education and Teaching 11%
Youth Ministry 9%
Religious Education 4%

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Student Life

Toccoa Falls College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 804, with a gender distribution of 48.8 percent male students and 51.2 percent female students. At this school, 75 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 40 percent of students live off campus.

Total enrollment 804
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Toccoa Falls College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Toccoa Falls College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Toccoa Falls College, 77 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Toccoa Falls College.

Students who have cars on campus 77%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Toccoa Falls College, 88.6 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $11,703.

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Tuition and fees $19,000 (2013-14)
Room and board $6,780 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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