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Helms College

Quick Stats
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Overview
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Tuition & Fees

$17,072

Helms College is located in Macon, Georgia. It is a small private not-for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 256 undergraduate students enrolled.

Most students major in Personal and Culinary Services. 70% of students graduate.

About
🗺 5171 Eisenhower Parkway
Macon, Georgia 31206
Mission Helms College helps people discover and develop their god-given gifts through education and career services.
🌐 www.helms.edu
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

70%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

59%

Women Graduation Rate

86%
Cost
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Can you afford to attend Helms College?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$17,073
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$17,072
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$17,072
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$17,072
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$9,500
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$101
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Helms College would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Helms College Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

82%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

94%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Helms College you can visit www.helms.edu.

Helms College Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $17,072
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $17,072
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

10
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Helms College?

No
Highest degree: Associate's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

256

Total Students

256
undergrads and grad students

Students over 25

60%
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

61%
of undergraduates

Men

39%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

More Women

Helms College has more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 64 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 156 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Helms College

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Helms College study?

Helms College Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Most students study Personal and Culinary Services at Helms College.

Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Helms College?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

82%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Helms College has a retention rate of 82% for full-time undergrads, which is high.

Transfers
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Helms College has no students who transfer here.

Politics in Georgia
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Georgia tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 45% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 50% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.