Skip to main content

Reinhardt College: Narrative Description

REINHARDT COLLEGE

7300 Reinhardt College Circle
Waleska, GA 30183-2981
Tel: (770)720-5600
Admissions: (770)720-5526
Fax: (770)720-5602
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.reinhardt.edu/

Description:

Independent, 4-year, coed, affiliated with United Methodist Church. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1883. Setting: 600-acre rural campus with easy access to Atlanta. Endowment: $38 million. Educational spending 2003-04: $4775 per student. Total enrollment: 1,096. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 10:1. 958 applied, 52% were admitted. 12% from top 10% of their high school class, 27% from top quarter, 63% from top half. Full-time: 957 students, 57% women, 43% men. Part-time: 139 students, 58% women, 42% men. Students come from 18 states and territories, 21 other countries, 4% from out-of-state, 0.5% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 6% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 24% 25 or older, 39% live on campus, 1% transferred in. Retention: 61% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; communications/communication technologies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, honors program, independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Recommended: essay, interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $25. Comprehensive fee: $17,962 includes full-time tuition ($12,000), mandatory fees ($200), and college room and board ($5762). Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility. Part-time tuition: $400 per credit hour. Part-time tuition varies according to course load and location.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Choral group, student-run newspaper. Social organizations: 25 open to all. Most popular organizations: Real Deal, International & Historical Film Society, Student Government Association, SOAR (Student Orientation Leaders), Communication Club. Major annual events: Spring Formal, Homecoming, Spirit Week. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. College housing designed to accommodate 410 students; 420 undergraduates lived in college housing during 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required through sophomore year. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Hill Freeman Library with 48,614 books, 2,140 microform titles, 329 serials, 17,362 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $411,181. 164 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

Community Environment:

Waleska is located on the summit of a ridge, an hour's drive from metropolitan Atlanta. The high altitude assures a crisp, dry atmosphere and a year-round climate never excelled in its healthful and invigorating qualities. The picturesque southern foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains surround Waleska.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Reinhardt College: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. 14 Nov. 2018 <https://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Reinhardt College: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 14, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/reinhardt-college-narrative-description

"Reinhardt College: Narrative Description." College Blue Book. . Retrieved November 14, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/reinhardt-college-narrative-description

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles

Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

http://www.mla.org/style

The Chicago Manual of Style

http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html

American Psychological Association

http://apastyle.apa.org/

Notes:
  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.